The Life of Sir James Brooke:
Rajah of Sarawak From His Personal Papers and Correspondence
Spencer St. John
St. John based this biography of his former employer both on their experiences of working together and Brooke's personal papers entrusted to St. John before Brooke's death. Brooke intended St. John to be his official biographer and this remains the only complete contemporaneous account of Brooke's time in Sarawak. Very Good Hardback in a Very Good Dust Jacket. Reprint. Originally published in 1879. With an introduction by RHW Reece. 406 pages
Weight: 0.8kg. Post free within Malaysia
Published by Oxford University Press, Kuala Lumpur, 1994.
Condition: The dust jacket has some slight sunning of the spine, but little other wear. There is minor rubbing at the cover edges and dust at the top of the text block. The binding is tight and there is no tanning throughout.