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Apercu Philologique sur les Affinites de la Langue Malgache avec le Javanais, le Malais, et les autres Principaux Idiomes de l'Archipel Indien.
Leiden E.J. Brill 1884
pp.160. Text in French. Offprint from Travaux de la 6e Session du Congres international des Orientalistes a Leide, Vol.II. A very good copy bound in later buckram.
Borneo and the Indian Archipelago.
With drawings of costume and scenery. London Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans 1848
First edition, 8vo, pp. viii, 232; 22 tinted lithographed plates, 37 woodcut illustrations. Original cloth, gilt, neatly rebacked preserving original spine. Contemporary ownership signature on half title. Scattered minor spotting.
Abbey Travel 549
A Grammar of the Malayan Language,
with an Introduction and Praxis. London printed for the Author by Cox and Baylis 1812
First edition 4to, pp.l, , 225. A little light damp staining to end-paper and title page. Stamp of Delft Royal Academy on title with an early 20thC withdrawn stamp. Bound in contemporary half calf, neatly re-backed and re-cornered. A very good used copy of the first edition.
Prisoners their own Warders.
A Record of the Convict Prison at Singapore in the Straits Settlements established 1825, discontinued 1873, together with a cursory history of the Convict Establishments at Bencoolen, Penang and Malacca from the year 1797. Westminster Archibald Constable 1899
First edition pp.xvi, 191, 23 plates. A very good copy in rather dull and lightly rubbed original cloth. Book plate professionally removed from front free end-paper.
Straits Settlements Law Reports, 1893-1899.
Published under the direction of the Committee of the Singapore Bar. With the Approval of the Judges of the Supreme Court. 1893. Vol. I. 1894. Vol. II. Vol. III. 1895-6; Vol. IV. 1897; Vol. V. 1898-9. Brussels Gregg Associates
Reprint Five volumes, pp.(12), xiii, 165; (12), ix, 103; ii, iv, ix, 90; (13), xvii, 179; (4), xi, (6), 122. A very good set in original cloth.
De Handelingen van Sir James Brooke op Borneo,
getoetst aan de officiele Engelsche Bescheiden en de bestaande Traktaten. Haarlem J.J. Weeveringh 1859
First edition, pp.viii, 308. A very good copy recently bound in quarter calf, marbled boards. Original front wrapper, a little frayed at edges, bound in.
The Pagans of North Borneo.
With an Introduction by C.G. Seligman. London Hutchinson & Co. 1929
First edition, pp.288, 75 plates, illustrations, folding map. A very good copy in original cloth, spine faded. From the library of Averil Mackenzie Grieve, wife of Cyril Le Gros Clark, a senior official in the pre-World War II Government of Sarawak. and author of Time and Chance, with her ownership signature.
Die Negrito Asiens.
I: Geschichte, Geographie, Umwelt, Demographie und Anthropologie der Negrito. II:Ethnographie der Negrito, 1. Halbband: Wirtschaft und Soziologie. Wien-Modlingen 1952-54
First edition Two volumes, pp.xv, xiv, 496, 340, 60 plates, text illustrations, tables, 2 maps, 1 folding. Studia Instituti Anthropos, Volumes 6 & 12. A very good set in the original cloth-backed boards, slightly frayed dust-wrappers. Departmental rubber stamp on end-papers.
The Laws of the Straits Settlements.
Volume I. 1835-1900; Volume II. 1901-1907; Volume III. 1908-1912; Volume IV. 1913-1919; Volume V. Private Ordinances. Revised up to and including the 31st day of December, 1919, but exclusive of War and Emergency Legislation. London Waterlow & Sons 1920
(Revised edition) Five volumes, pp.xiv, 808; vi, 821; vi, 864; vii, 823; iv, 152. A good but rather browned complete set in worn original bindings.