Studies in Country Malay
Brown sets out in this book to introduce the reader to Bahasa Melayu jati or 'true Malay' as it was spoken away from large conurbations with their foreign influences. Most of the book is devoted to Malay as it was spoken in the mid 20th century in Kelantan, Perak and Terengganu with some comments on 'country Malay' generally. Very Good Hardback. First Edition. 259 pages with appendices on Arabic words and the times of Day.
Weight: 0.6 kg Post free within Malaysia
Published by Luzac & Co London, 1956
Condition: The cover is virtually unblemished exempt for a slight bump at the top of the spine. There is mild spotting on the inside covers and opposite end papers. Otherwise the binding is tight and there is mild tanning throughout.