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Tropic Temper: A Memoir of Malaya - James Kirkup
Tropic Temper: A Memoir of Malaya - James Kirkup
Manufacturer Number: ML8A
Stock Status: In Stock

Tropic Temper:

 A Memoir of Malaya


James Kirkup

This book captures Kirkup's experiences for the year that he was in Malaya teaching at the University of Kuala Lumpur. He started by being disappointed after his stay in Japan, but then made a point of escaping the capital city to travel the length and breadth of the peninsula and discovered a completely different world, which captivated him completely. 286 pages with an index. 

Weight 0.7kg. Post free within Malaysia

Published by Readers Union, London, 1965

Condition: Very Good. Hardback in a good dust jacket.The dust jacket has discoloured with age and the spine of the jacket is sunned. The binding is tight, the text is clear and there is minimal tanning throughout. A previous owner's neat personal label is on the inside front cover.