The Field Book of a Jungle-Wallah Being a Description of Shore, River and Forest Life in Sarawak
Hose was a noted member of the Brookes' civil service in Sarawak from the end of the 19th to the early 20th century. As with many of his type, he also found time to explore and write about the country and its people. He became a recognised zoologist and ethnologist and became the principal person responsible for encouraging the production of oil in Miri. This book is an account of his wanderings.216 pages including an index and some of his black and white photographs. Good Paperback. Reprint. Originally published in 1929
Weight: 0.6kg. Post free within Malaysia
Published by Oxford University Press, Sinagpore, 1985. Reprint. ISBN: 9780195826357
Condition: The cover has slightly tanned with age and has a few minor dirt marks. The text block is tanned. The binding is tight, the text clear and there is mild tanning of the pages.