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THAILAND JOURNEY

By: Blake, W. T.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Alvin Redman Limited: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 13323

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Wear & small open tears to DJ. Slight fading to spine. Sticker residue to front free endpaper; Major & Mrs. Blake travel thousands of miles into deepest Thailand, then Siam ; B&W and Color Photographs; 8vo; 192 pages View more info

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THE ODYSSEY OF A PEARL HUNTER

By: Burdett, F. D. ; King, Percy J.

Price: $225.00

Publisher: London, Herbert Jenkins Limited: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17159

Condition: Very Good-


Board with rubbing and light discoloration. Edges browned. Former owner's name on front endpaper. Half title page browned. Small hole to bookblock; Pearl poaching in the Dutch Indies ; 8vo; 320 pages View more info

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BUSHWHACKING AND OTHER ASIATIC TALES AND MEMORIES

By: Clifford, Hugh

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 1560

Condition: Very Good+


Two small tears to bottom spine. Some minor soiling to front endpaper ; Beautiful colored illustrations by Mahlon Blaine ; 8vo; 331 pages View more info

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THE LAND AND PEOPLE OF MALAYSIA

By: Clifford, Mary Louise

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott Company: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 13367

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Chipping to price clipped DJ. Small blemish to front board; With a shared colonial past of British heritage; Portraits of the Nations; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 160 pages View more info

ISLES OF SPICE

By: Clune, Frank

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Co.: 1942

Order Number: 13366

Condition: Very Good+


Wear to extremities. Binding loose in spots; Australian author Clune journeys to present day Cambodia, Borneo, Singapore, and the surrounding islands to make this report ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 329 pages View more info

THE PEOPLES OF MALAYSIA

By: Cole, Fay-Cooper

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Princeton, D. Van Nostrand Company: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 1543

Condition: Very Good


Minor fraying to top and bottom spine; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 354 pages View more info

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THE STORY OF A MONTAGNARD VILLAGE IN THE CENTRAL HIGHLANDS OF VIETNAM

By: Condominas, Georges

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Hill and Wang: 1977

Edition: First American Edition

Order Number: 13372

ISBN: 0-8090-9672-2

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Wear to price clipped DJ; No less a figure than Louis Leakey called this book one of the classics of anthropology ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 423 pages View more info

CROSSROADS OF THE JAVA SEA

By: De Leeuw, Hendrik

Price: $90.00

Publisher: New York, Jonathan Cape & Harrison Smith: 1931

Order Number: 13358

Condition: Very Good+


Two bookplates to front pastedown. Binding could be tighter; Ribbon bookmark with the names of the publishers printed on it, which is kind of cool ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 350 pages View more info

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SIAM - LAND OF FREE MEN Smithonian Institution War Background Studies # 8

By: Deignan, H. G.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Washington, Smithonian Institution: 1943

Order Number: 6644

Condition: Near Fine


Small stamp to title page ; 8vo View more info

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A SEASON IN SARAWAK

By: Dickson, Mora

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Chicago, Rand Mcnally: 1962

Order Number: 1556

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket


Price clipped DJ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 216 pages View more info

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A SEASON IN SARAWAK

By: Dickson, Mora

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Dennis Dobson Ltd.: 1962

Order Number: 13365

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Slight wear to DJ; a trip downriver to Borneo; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 216 pages View more info

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A SEASON IN SARAWAK

By: Dickson, Mora

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Chicago, Rand Mcnally: 1962

Order Number: 6678

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Wear & chipping to DJ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 216 pages View more info

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JAVA DIARY

By: Elisofon, Eliot

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, The MacMillan Company: 1969

Order Number: 16947

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Nicely Illustrated B&W and color photography. ; Color Photographs; 8vo; 298 pages View more info

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ANGKOR Art and Civilization

By: Groslier, Bernard & Arthaud, Jacques

Price: $66.92

Publisher: London, Thames and Hudson: 1966

Edition: Revised Edition

Order Number: 12211

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Binding not tight. Slilght browning to endpapers ; Originally published 1957 ; B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 236 pages View more info

LA CULPTURE KHMERE ANCIENNE

By: Groslier, George

Price: $102.88

Publisher: Paris, Les Editions G. Cres & Cie.: 1925

Order Number: 13500

Condition: Very Good+


Ex-lib with dewey sticker to spine and bookplate & inkstamp to front pastedown; In French. Vintage Cambodian sculpture ; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 89 pages View more info

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MALAYSIA

By: Gullick, J. M.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, Ernest Benn Limited: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 6679

ISBN: 0510384021

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ lightly frayed. Occasional notes by the previous owner, mostly in pencil; Large fold out map at rear. Index ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 304 pages View more info

STRANGER IN THE FOREST On Foot Across Borneo

By: Hansen, Eric

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 7351

ISBN: 0-395-44093-9

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light rubbing to DJ; Author Hansen walked across the rain forests of Borneo. After seven months and nearing the end of his journey, he felt uncomfortable back in 'civilization' and turned around and walked across Borneo again. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 286 pages View more info

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KING COBRA An Autobiography of Travel in French Indo-China

By: Hervey, Harry

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Cosmopolitan Book Corporation: 1927

Order Number: 13373

Condition: Very Good


Front hinge started. Bookplate to front pastedown. Previous owner's name to front free endpaper ; Travelling in the Vietnam/Cambodia/Laos region. Fold-out map to rear; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 301 pages View more info

WHERE STRANGE GODS CALL Pages out of the East

By: Hervey, Harry

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Century: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 1627

Condition: Very Good


Tiny hole to spine outer covering and with minor wear to top and bottom spine. Pages a bit browning ; 8vo; 349 pages View more info

LAND BELOW THE WIND

By: Keith, Agnes Newton

Price: $30.96

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown & Company: 1940

Order Number: 8959

Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket


DJ lightly torn. Former owner's writing in front; An account of a couple's four-year-survival in the remote Borneo; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 371 pages View more info

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BRUNEI The Modern Southeast-Asian Islamic Sultanate

By: Leake, David

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Jefferson, NC, McFarland & Company, Inc.: 1989

Order Number: 15106

ISBN: 0-89950-434-5

Condition: Very Good+


The history of Brunei over a thousand-year period, and a section on modern Brunei as well; 8vo; 178 pages View more info

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SIAMESE HAREM LIFE

By: Leonowens, Anna H.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Co.: 1953

Order Number: 13374

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Wear & open tears with tape repair to price clipped DJ; Originally published in 1873, this is the first reprint edition, so stated; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 228 pages View more info

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BORNEO PEOPLE

By: MacDonald, Malcolm

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1958

Edition: First American Edition

Order Number: 1530

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


DJ with minor wear to spine heels; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 426 pages View more info

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BORNEO PEOPLE

By: MacDonald, Malcolm

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1958

Edition: First American Edition

Order Number: 7494

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Dampstaining to top edge and upper section of pages, affecting text little. Tape & tape residue from removal to DJ. ; Author MacDonald was the son of former British Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald, and was the administrator of Sarawak on the island of Borneo. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 426 pages View more info

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IN SEARCH OF THE RED APE

By: Mackinnon, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1974

Order Number: 1572

ISBN: 0030124964

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


8vo; 222 pages View more info