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1 The Fight Against Communist Terrorism in Malaya
London Issued for the Colonial Office By the Central Office of Information 1953 Paper Wrappers Very Good 
33pp, map, some browning to covers, corners creased, overall good sound clean copy. Scarce 
Price: 285.00 GBP
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2 The Private Banks of Singapore : a Unique Collection of Privately Issued Banknotes for Singapore, the Property of a Gentleman
London Spink 1994 Paper Wrappers Very Good 
26pp, well illustrated in colour and black and white, auction of a collection, light creasing to covers. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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3 BERRY (Linda) Singapore's River : A Living Legacy
Singapore Eastern University Press 1982 9971711664 / 9789971711665 Hard Back Very Good Very Good 
92pp, plus copious illustrations in colour and black and white, with post card of river and map with legend on reverse side, spine dust wrapper very lightly faded and light edge wear to dust wrapper. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Report on the Potentialities for the Cultivation of Cocoa in Malaya, Sarawak, and North Borneo, CHEESMAN (E. E.)
4 CHEESMAN (E. E.) Report on the Potentialities for the Cultivation of Cocoa in Malaya, Sarawak, and North Borneo
London HMSO 1948 Paper Wrappers Good 
44pp, light browning to pages, several small nicks to page edges and creasing where pages have been snagged, small tear to front cover, top corner of back two pages torn and creased at very tip, text not effected in any way. colonial office pamphlet, colonial number 230 
Price: 22.00 GBP
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5 Cheong Yip Seng OB Markers: My Straits Times Story
Singapore Straits Times Press 2013 Hard Back Fine Fine 
452pp, illustrated, dust wrapper, no ownership markings or annotations, bright clean copy. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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6 Chia, Felix Ala Sayang! A Social History of Babas and Nonyas
Singapore Eastern Universities Press 1983 9971711893 / 9789971711894 Paper Wrappers Very Good + 
139pp, illustrated including colour plates, couple of pages uncut, overall bright clean copy. Includes loose an article on Singapore Street Opera. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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7 COMBER (Leon) Chinese Ancestor Worship In Malaya
Singapore Donald Moore 1954 First Edition Paper Wrappers Very Good 
41pp, illustrated 20 plates, light soiling to covers, a nice neat copy with bright unmarked text. 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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8 Elliott, Alan J. Chinese Spirit Medium Cults in Singapore
London Athlone Press 1990 0485195143 / 9780485195149 Hard Back Fine Fine 
179pp, illustrated 6pp of plates, with dust wrapper, excellent copy. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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9 Keay, John Mad about the Mekong : Exploration and Empire in South East Asia
London HarperCollins 2005 0007111134 / 9780007111138 Hard Back Fine Fine 
xxv, 294pp, illustrated, with dust wrapper, bright clean copy. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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10 Layton, Lesley Songbirds in Singapore : The Growth of a Pastime
Singapore Oxford University Press 1992 0195889991 / 9780195889994 Hard Back Fine No dust Wrapper 
89pp, illustrated with colour and black and white plates, pictorial laminated boards. 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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11 Liu (Gretchen) editor Singapore Historical Postcards from the National Archives Collection
Times Editions 1986 Paper Wrappers Very Good 
96pp, illustrated, slight browning and minor wear to covers, overall neat clean copy. paperback edition. 
Price: 22.00 GBP
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12 MACLEAN (Roderick) A Pattern of Change: The Singapore International Chamber of Commerce from 1837
Singapore Singapore International Chamber of Commerce 2000 9810434014 / 9789810434014 Hard Back Very Good Very Good 
216pp, illustrated with dust wrapper, spine slightly cocked, corners slightly bumped, overall neat clean copy with no markings or annotations in text. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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13 Maxwell, George In Malay Forests
Edinburgh William Blackwood 1911 Second Edition Hard Back Good + 
311pp, decorated cloth, corners bumped, tip sof spine bumped and rubbed, back strip darkened, foxing to foredge, attractive inscription 'To my wife, In remeberance of a pleasant holiday in the Homeland July 27th 1920 to February 26th 1921 and as a token of your appreciation of literature sustaining to a country where you have spent some years of your life, Jim' 
Price: 38.00 GBP
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14 NOCK (O.S.): Railways of Asia & the Far East,
London A. & C. Black 1978 0713618558 / 9780713618556 First Edition Hard Back Fine Very Good 
xviii, 226pp, illustrated 32pp, plus 42 maps & diagrams in text, with tear to front panel of dust wrapper. Volume 5 in series entitled Railways of the World. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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15 Philips, C.H. Editor Handbook of Oriental History
London Royal Historical Society 1963 Reprint Hard Back Near Fine 
viii+265pp, slightly bumped to top of spine, bright clean copy with no dust wrapper. Includes sections on Near and Middle East; India and Pakistan; South-East Asia and the Archipelago; China: Japan, each written by an expert in the area concerned. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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16 Poh Soo Kai, Tan Jing Quee, Koh Kay Yew (editors) The Fajar Generation: The University Socialist Club and the Politics of Postwar Malaya and Singapore
Jaya Strategic Information and Research Development Centre 2010 9833782868 / 9789833782864 Paper Wrappers Near Fine 
327pp, no markings or annotations, bright clean copy. 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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17 Probert (Squadron Leader H.A) Compiled By History of Changi
Changi Prison Score 1988 Hard Back Very Good 
77pp, illustrated, bound in paper covered picotrial boards with cloth spine, no dust wrapper as issued, neat clean copy. 
Price: 22.00 GBP
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18 ROSEDALE (John Lewis) The Nutritive Value of Rice
Paper Wrappers Very Good 
213-227pp, reprinted from The Journal of the Malaya Branch of the British Medical Association Vol 3 No 3 December 1939, some browning to cover, split of about 2 inches at foot of spine, couple of small tears to edge of covers, top of cover is stamped duplicate and at the bootm is hand written in ink a catalogue reference. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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Composting: The Safe Conversion of Village Refuse and Nightsoil Into a Valuable Manure, SCHARFF (J. W.) [CHIEF HEALTH OFFICER SINGAPORE
19 SCHARFF (J. W.) [CHIEF HEALTH OFFICER SINGAPORE Composting: The Safe Conversion of Village Refuse and Nightsoil Into a Valuable Manure
Paper Wrappers Very Good 
6pp, at the bottom is hand written in ink a catalogue reference, from the Journal of the Malaya Branch British Medical Association vol 4 no 1 June 1940. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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Trengganu Household Composting Plan, SCHARFF (J. W.) [CHIEF HEALTH OFFICER SINGAPORE
20 SCHARFF (J. W.) [CHIEF HEALTH OFFICER SINGAPORE Trengganu Household Composting Plan
Paper Wrappers Very Good 
compirsing a pamplet of one folded sheet, one page of text and one page with a diagram depicting lay out for the Trengganu composting plan. at the bottom is hand written in ink a catalogue reference. The article finsihes thus 'In view of the wartime need of food production in home gardens and allotments the Trengganu Houshold plan of compost making is of exceptional importance at the present time'. Reprinted from the Singapore Free Press, October 9 1941. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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