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PAGAN RACES OF THE MALAY PENINSULA.
Skeat, Walter William and Blagden, Charles Otto.

PAGAN RACES OF THE MALAY PENINSULA.

Macmillan and Co. 1906.
1st Ed. 2 vols. Large 8vo. xl + 724pp. + [iv] publ. adverts. + x + 855pp. + [i]. Errata. 172 plates, folding table, 7 maps including 2 folding, 53 full page ills. from photos. illustrating local groups. Ex.-Chelsea Public lib. with bookplates, blind stamps to some plates, some light browning, original gilt lettered cloth with blind stamps to upper boards, frayed joints, spines sl. chipped, t.e.g. Blind ‘Presentation Stamp’ to title pages. Walter William Skeat (1866–1953) Ethnologist and Administrator. Skeat spent six years (1891–7) in Selangor, working for the Selangor civil service. under William Edward Maxwell, then resident of the state and himself an outstanding Malay scholar. Blagden contributed the chapters on aborigine dialects.
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