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Six Years in the Malay Jungle - Carveth Wells
Six Years in the Malay Jungle - Carveth Wells
Manufacturer Number: ML56
Stock Status: In Stock
A no nonsense account of a young man's experiences as a surveyor for roads and railways in Kedah and Kelantan between 1913 and 1918. Wells was an entertaining and observant writer mixing stories of recipes for gin slings with lots of information on the flora and fauna, much of which he presumably had to clear out of his way to get his job done.  Good Hardback in a Very Good Dust Jacket Reprint. Originally published in 1923  261 pages with a bibliography and some black and white plates .

Weight: 0.7kg. Post free within Malaysia

Condition : The pictorial dust jacket has a couple of nicks and is now protected in a plastic sleeve. There is a gift dedication on a front end paper. The binding is tight, text clear and there is mild  tanning throughout.