The Story of a Small Island Near The Coast of Borneo
Hall, was a British colonial officer who saw fifty years' service with the North Borneo Chartered Company and wrote several books on Borneo's past. Here he turns his attention to the history of a strategic island off the island of Borneo which was wrested from the Brunei Sultanate by the the British in the mid 19th century. After passing between the British Government and various colonial proxies, it is now a Federal Territory of Malaysia. Good Paperback. First Edition. 271 pages. For further details, please see the scanned contents page.
Weight: 0.4 kg Post free within Malaysia
Published by Chung Nam Printing Company,Jesselton, North Borneo, 1958.. First edition.
Condition: The spine has been well repaired with tape which has stained the inside edges of the inside cover and a front and rear end paper. The cover has darkened with age and has a small bit missing in one corner. The binding is tight and there is medium tanning throughout. A previous owner's name is written neatly on a front end paper