Miscellaneous Papers relating to Indo-China and the Indian Archipelago. Reprinted for the Straits Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society from the Journals of the Royal Asiatic, Bengal Asiatic, and Royal Geographical Societis, the Transactions and Journal of the Asiatic Society of Batavia; and the Malayan Miscellanies. Second Series.
London Trubner & Co.
1887 No ISBN First Edition Hardcover Very Good Condition Octavo (standard book size)
Original orange cloth boards, gilt lettered and with gilt emblem to upper board of each volume. Corners lightly rubbed. Spine of volume 1 lightly rubbed. Inner hinges of each volume sound and uncracked. Top edges largely uncut. Occasional light foxing. 18 page adverts, half title, title, 4 page Editorial Note, contents, 307 pages, 5 plates, 1 folding map; half title, title, contents, 313 pages including indexes. The articles are; 1. Journal of an Excursion from Singapur to Malacca and Pinang by J.R. Logan. 2. The Rocks of Pulo Ubin by J.R. Logan. 3. Notes on some Species of Malayan Amphibia and Reptilia by Dr. F. Stoliczka. 4. On the Land-Shells of Penang Island by Dr. F. Stoliczka. 5. Notes on the Malay Archipelago and Malacca by W.P. Groeneveldt. 6. Outlines of a Grammar of the Malagasy Language by Dr. H.N. van der Tuuk. 7. Account of the Mantras by Rev. Father Borie. 8. Account of the Mallay Manuscript belonging to the Royal Asiatic Society by Dr. H.N. van der Tuuk. 9. Memorandum of a Journey to the Summit of Gunong Benko. 10. Account of the Island of Bali by Dr. R. Friederich. 11. Notices on Zoological Subjects. By Messrs. Diard and Duvancel. 12. Descriptions of Malayan Plants by Dr. W. Jack. Notes to this Article by Sir J.D. Hooker and the Hon. D.F.A. Hervey. 13. General and Geographical Index. 14. Index of Latin Terms. 15. Index of Malayan and other Oriental Terms. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 2-volume set (complete). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Royal Asiatic Society. Hardcover 233212 1.00