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Proclamations, Orders, Notices, Rules, Regulations, Declarations, Appointments, Forms and Bye-Laws made under the Laws of the Federated Malay States and of each of them.
Prepared under the Authority of the Revised Edition of the Laws Enactment, 1932, by Lucien Arthur Allen, O.B.E., Malayan Civil Service and Amended under the Authority of the Supplement to the Laws Enactment, 1937 (No.23 of 1937) by the Legal Adviser, Federated Malay States. Vol.I containing the subsidiary Legislation made under Enactments, Chapters 1-44. Kuala Lumpur Printed at the Federated Malay States Government Press by W.H. Wyatt. 1939
pp.xviii, 417. A very good copy bound in quarter leather.
Narrative of the voyage of H.M.S. Samarang,
during the years 1843-46; employed surveying the islands of the eastern archipelago; accompanied by a brief vocabulary of the principal languages. With notes on the natural history of the islands, by Arthur Adams. London Reeve, Benham, and Reeve 1848
First edition Two volumes, 8vo, pp. xxxix, [i, list of illustrations], 358, [2, blank], [10, publisher's advertisements]; [ii], 574, [2, appendix, errata]; frontispieces (1 tinted), 20 plates, 8 tinted plates, 5 charts (3 folding in the front pocket). Original cloth, gilt and blind stamp decoration on boards and spines. Spines sunned, and very lightly worn at head. A very good set. Armorial bookplate of Sir A. Berkeley Milne on front pastedown in volume 2, 'From the author' presentation inscription on the title-page of volume 1.
A vindication of his character and proceedings
in reply to the statements privately printed and circulated by Joseph Hume, Esq. M.P. addressed to Henry Drummond, Esq. M.P. London James Ridgway 1853
First edition, pp.64. A very good copy bound in modern boards. Ppreserved in navy morocco solander box.
About Ceylon and Borneo.
Being an Account of Two Visits to Ceylon, one to Borneo, and How We Fell Out on our Homeward Journey. London: Longmans, Green and Co. 1891
First edition pp.x, 265, 8 plates, 2 maps in colour, numerous text illustrations. Original cloth a little marked, spine cocked. Overall a very good copy.
Surveys and Explorations in the Native states of the Malayan Peninsula, 1875-82.
London Royal Geographical Society 1882
First edition, pp.(393)-412, 2 large folding maps. An extract from Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society, No.VII, July 1882. A very good copy bound in later cloth.
Durand and Curtis, Maps of Malaya and Borneo, 89-90.
Adventures of Sir James Brooke,
K.C.B., Rajah of Sarawak 'Sovereign de facto of Borneo Proper', late Governor of Labuan, shewing the means employed, by a private English gentleman, in subjecting to his supremacy the most ancient Mahomedan dynasty in the East, and in ruling a fine country 60,000 square miles in extent, through the instrumentality of the British navy. Devastation of farms, huts, and plantations, under pretence of checking Piracy. From Rajah Brooke's own Diary and Correspondence, or from Government Official Documents. London Effingham Wilson 1853
First edition, pp.46. Light stain to front and rear margins. A very good copy with original front wrapper, rear wrapper replaced. Preserved in red morocco solander box. Inscribed on front wrapper: Lord Wodehouse, Under Secretary of State, with the author's respects.
Report on the Iban of Sarawak.
Vol. 1: Iban Social organization. Vol.2: Agriculture, Land Usage and Land Tenure among the Iban. Kuching 1955
First edition Two volumes bound in one, folio, pp.(viii), 54; (iv), 85, illustrations, 2 folding charts. A very good copy bound in buckram, library blind stamp on title.
Journal of a Residence in India.
Edinburgh: Archibald Constable and Company; and London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown. 1812
First edition 4to, pp.vii, , 211, , colour frontispiece, 15 plates, 2 folding. A very good copy bound in later buckram. Library markings on new end-papers and spine, text block & plates clean.
Journal of a Residence in India.
Edinburgh Archibald Constable 1813
Second edition 4to, pp.xii, 215, colour frontispiece, 15 plates, 2 folding. Bound in contemporary tree calf, without half-title. Neatly rebacked preserving remains of original spine. Slight soiling to title. Some spotting to and offsetting of plates. Later portrait of the author tipped in to reverse of title.