The Malay Archipelago, the Land of the Orang-Utan and the Bird of Paradise; A Narrative of Travel, With Studies of Man and Nature
Alfred Russell Wallace
This is Wallace's classic account of his eight year journey through the archipelago, travelling 14,000 mailes by foot and canoe and collecting about 125,000 specimens of inscets and animals. He was the first European to have visited many of the places he so enthusiastically describes. 515 pages with several maps and line drawings. Very Good Paperback
Weight: 0.8kg. Post free within Malaysia
Published by Graham Brash, Singapore, 1983. ISBN: 9971947501
.Condition: The cover has a little wear around the edges and the spine in slightly sunned. A Gift dedication is on the inside front cover., which, like the inside back cover, is heavily spotted. There is light spotting on the text block. Otherwise the binding is tight and there is minimal tanning throughout.