Malaya: 500 Early Postcards

Malaya: 500 Early Postcards

Book Title: Malaya: 500 Early Postcards

Author: Dr Neil Khor

Format: Paperback | 288 pages

Publication Date: 01 Apr 2008

ISBN-13: 9789814155984

This unique volume offers readers a rare glimpse into the changing landscapes, townscapes, and lifestyles of Malay, from the 19th century right up to 1963 when it formally became known as Malaysia.Divided into sections according to the region they represent - the Federated Malay States of Pahang, Perak, Selangor and Negri Sembilan; the Unfederated Malay States, Johore, Terengganu, Kelantan, Kedah, and Perlis; and the Straits Settlements, Penang and Malacca - these stunning reproductions offer a vivid pictorial history of Malaya.Also included in this volume is a detailed map of 19th century Malaya, a catalogue section with detailed postcard information, and a number of reproductions of extremely rare and collectible postcards.