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BURMA
Written by R. Talbot Kelly. Illustrated by R. Talbot Kelly.
Stock no. 2137337
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st thus 1933. Good condition.

Blue cloth. Black's New Series of Colour Books. 32 colour plates. Spine and cover edges are very browned/faded with other marks. Staining to edge of pages to prelims and first 13 pages of book. Marks to outer page edges and some margin marks.

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IRRAWADDY FLOTILLA
Written by Alister McCrae; Alan Prentice.
Stock no. 1822811
Published by James Paton Limited. 1st 1978. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

This story of river transport in Burma describes the historical background to the formation in 1852 of the Irrawaddy Flotilla: how four paddle steamers sent by the Bengal Marine to Burma for the prosecution of the second Burmese War were taken over by private enterprise in 1865 and became the foundation of the greatest river fleet the world has ever known. Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0950606103. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at corners with a couple of small closed tears, spine is lightly faded.

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THE ENGLISH GOVERNESS AT THE SIAMESE COURT
Written by Anna Harriette Leonowens.
Stock no. 2134233
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1980. Very good condition.

Peach cloth. Recollections of 6 years in the Royal Palace at Bangkok. Spine is grubby. Slip case is good - unevenly browned with grubby marks and surface paper damage to one side.

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A DOCTOR IN XIVTH ARMY
Written by Charles Evans.
Stock no. 1208427
Published by Leo Cooper. 1st 1998. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The author's recollections of his service in Burma includes an appreciation of the geography, vegetation, bird life and the peoples of Burma. Red boards, gilt title to spine. 198 pages includes index. ISBN: 0850525977. Lower spine very slightly bumped, dustwrapper slightly scuffed on rear.

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AMONG INSURGENTS: WALKING THROUGH BURMA
Written by Shelby Tucker.
Stock no. 1806756
Published by The Radcliffe Press. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Describing the Kachins, the most important of Burma's "hidden colonies". ISBN: 1860645291.

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