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McNair, Major J.F.A. 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, 8vo (23 x 16 cm), 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.

McNair was Comptroller of Indian Convicts, Straits Settlements, 1857-77. In this work he was assisted by his Superintendent, W.D. Bayliss.