Penang (Prince of Wales Island):
The Picturesque Island of Malaya
The Municipality of George Town, Penang
This book mainly contains 80 pages of black and white plates designed to introduce the potential visitor to the delights of the island. It records both a Penang which still exists and one which has been lost to development. A rare record of pre-war Penang.
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Published by The Municipality of George Town, Penang. 1932. First edition.
Condition: Very Good. Paperback. TThe cover has minimal shelf wear and the pages minimal tanning. There is a three inch split along the edge running down from the top. The top right corner has been bumped with a slight effect on the corresponding page corners. Four pages have ink written captions along the top border stating, e.g. 'this is where I work,' view from my office window, etc.