Published by G.A.Smith, Kuala Lumpur, 1954
Association Member: PBFA
Book First Edition
Hardcover. Condition: Good +. First Edition. This book has light green paper covered boards. No DJ. The paper is intact although slightly scuffed and only one tear (1.5cm) at the lower front spine. It is also slightly cocked. There are a few marks on the foredge which have not extended into the main body of paper. There is a previous owners name in the top corner of the front board where the endpapers are a coloured map of the Malay Peninsula. There is a fold out photograph in colour of the High Commissioner with the rulers of the Malay States - this is complete but has been mended as one third had torn off. There are some photographic illustrations as well as a table of land acreages by nationality and several graphs. xv, 392pp This book is the written report of the 1953 general survey and includes chapters such as populations, employment, machinery inspectorate, fisheries, mining, health, justice, roads etc. Each chapter goes into great details about the topic.
Seller Inventory # 345