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Some Glimpses into Life in the Far East / Sequel to Some Glimpses into Life in the Far East



Author:

THOMSON, JOHN TURNBULL

Title:

Some Glimpses into Life in the Far East / Sequel to Some Glimpses into Life in the Far East

Publisher:

Richardson & Co 1864 & 1865

Description:

Author John Turnbull Thomson was later Surveyor General for New Zealand, from the library of John Hall-Jones, biographer of Thomson (and his great-grandson) presented to his father F. G. Hall-Jones by Penang Library via Donald Davies who has inscribed & signed it, ex library, rebacked with new eps, first edition annotated by author JT Thomson's great-grandson & biographer John Hall-Jones, two volumes, ASSOCIATION COPY, SCARCE, super octavo, red cloth boards iwth gilt lettering to spine and embossed decorative rule to boards, frontispiece with tissue guard, xi + 332pp (vol.1), frontispiece with tissue guard, xli + 313pp (Sequel), VG- (moderately heavy fading & staining to boards & spines, underlining & annotation in pencil, light tanning)

Keywords:

New Zealand Far East Malacca Singapore Penang Batavia Sunda history Association Copy

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