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Abdullah Munshi's autobiography
Translations from the Hakayit Abdulla
(Bin Abdulkadar), Munshi. With comments by J.T. Thomson. London Henry S. King & Co. 1874
First edition, 8vo, pp.x, 349, , frontispiece. A good copy in original cloth, partly un-opened, extremities worn, hinges cracked. Short repaired tear to title.
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.
Early Jawi New Testament
Novum Testamentum Malaice:
cura et sumtibus societatis, quae bibliis per omnes gentes pervulgandis operam dat, emendatius editum. Harlem Johannis Enschedé & Sons 1820
8vo, pp.(vi), 423, [1, blank]. A very good copy internally, bound in full contemporary panelled calf, rather worn, with a handful of worm tracks to upper board's leather. Short tear at bottom of spine repaired, leather gently refurbished. Société Asiatique stamp to Malay title-page, their paper labels to spine.
Darlow & Moule 6500
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.
A scarce vocabulary, from the library of Sir Hugh Clifford
with useful sentences, tables, &c. Edited by Wm. Clark Cowie. Grammatical introduction by the editor. London printed for the Editor, and distributed by the British North Borneo Company. 1893
First edition, 8vo, pp.xlviii, 288. With romanised Sulu and Malay text. A very good copy bound in unevenly faded, slightly later cloth. With presentation inscription from the editor "His Excellency Hugh Clifford with the editor's compliments".
Margaret Felkin's paintings of Malaya
Singapore [privately printed] 
First edition, 4to, twelve tipped-in colour reproductions of paintings by Margaret Felkin, plates approximately 12 x 19 cm, text leaf, original card portfolio. Mounted plates fine, text leaf lightly foxed, portfolio spine torn.
COPAC lists one copy only in UK, at the Victoria & Albert Museum.
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.