Malay Peninsula - (Straits Settlements & Federated Malay States)
This is vivid and extensive photographic record of the changes taking place in the Malay Peninsula at start of the 20th century. Originally published by the photographer in 1907, this edition brings together 139 of the original 175 photographs with captions by Neil Khor and Gretchen Liu and an introduction by John Falconer. Near Fine Hardback in a Fine Slipcase 144 pages with a bibliography and an index.
Weight: 3 kg Post free within Malaysia, but, due to its weight, this book is likely to incur additional postal charges when posted outside Malaysia
Published by: Jurga Publications, Kuala Lumpur 2009
Condition: The book looks new except for a gift dedication on the half title page by HRH The Sultan of Selangor, from whose edition of the originals these photographs were taken. There are also about a dozen spots on the half title page. The slipcase has some minor scuffing and the cloth covering at one of its corners has begun to peel away for about an inch.