Robert Yeo’s First Editions

Get these pre-loved first edition books from the library of renowned playwright, poet and author Robert Yeo.
The Lights of Singapore
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The Lights of Singapore

Roland Braddell

$49.00

This title is part of Robert Yeo’s First Editions, it was published in 1947. This peninsula about which Mr. Braddell tells us here so charmingly se...

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Island in the Centre

Island in the Centre

Rex Shelley

$39.00

This title is part of Robert Yeo’s First Editions, it was published in 1995. This is Rex Shelley’s third novel set in Malaya and Singapore with sev...

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A Part of Three

A Part of Three

Robert Yeo

$50.00

This title is part of Robert Yeo’s First Editions, it was published in 1989. Collection of Robert Yeo's poems which originally appeared in various ...

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A Brief Critical Survey of Prose Writings in Singapore and Malaysia

A Brief Critical Survey of Prose Writings in Singapore and Malaysia

Arthur Yap

$239.00

This title is part of Robert Yeo’s First Editions, it was published in 1972. The books included in this brief survey are all in English. Those whic...

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$239.00
Time for A Tiger

Time for A Tiger

Anthony Burgess

$1,000.00

This title is part of Robert Yeo’s First Editions, it was published in 1956. The huge rumbling man with the jaundiced complexion, the neat Punjabi ...

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The Way Forward

The Way Forward

Mahathir bin Mohamad

$69.00

This title is part of Robert Yeo’s First Editions, it was published in 1998. The principal architect of Malaysia's transformation is the country's ...

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The Shrimp People

The Shrimp People

Rex Shelley

$159.00

This title is part of Robert Yeo’s First Editions, it was published in 1991. In this powerful and moving saga, Rex Shelly paints a breathtaking sto...

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$159.00
The Shadow Of A Shadow Of A Dream

The Shadow Of A Shadow Of A Dream

Catherine Lim

$29.00

This title is part of Robert Yeo’s First Editions, it was published in 1988. In The Shadow of a Shadow of a Dream, Catherine Lim examines, with rel...

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$29.00
The Malay Dilemma

The Malay Dilemma

Mahathir bin Mohamad

$99.00

This title is part of Robert Yeo’s First Editions, it was published in 1977. This is what an educated, modern progressive Malay thinks and believes...

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The Long White Sands

The Long White Sands

Johnny Ong

$150.00

This title is part of Robert Yeo’s First Editions, it was published in 1977. Pek-fah was an innocent teenager before she found herself quite sudden...

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The Last Romantics
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The Last Romantics

Graham Hough

$289.00

This title is part of Robert Yeo’s First Editions, it was published in 1949. Goh Poh Seng was born in 1936 in Kuala Lumpur, where he attended the V...

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$289.00
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The Bondmaid

The Bondmaid

Catherine Lim

$139.00

This book is part of Robert Yeo’s private collection of First Edition books, it was published in 1997. This remarkable novel tell the moving story ...

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Straits Chinese: Silver

Straits Chinese: Silver

Ho Wing Meng

$299.00

This title is part of Robert Yeo’s First Editions, it was published in 1984. Hindu-Islamic in shape and function, yet strangely characteristic of t...

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$299.00
Straits Chinese: Furniture

Straits Chinese: Furniture

Ho Wing Meng

$299.00

This title is part of Robert Yeo’s First Editions, it was published in 1994. Straits Chinese furniture is a fusion of Chinese Qing dynasty ornatene...

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$299.00
Straits Chinese: Beadwork & Embroidery
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Straits Chinese: Beadwork & Embroidery

Ho Wing Meng

$799.00

This title is part of Robert Yeo’s First Editions, it was published in 1987. Although much literature has been written on various aspects of Strait...

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Spider Boys

Ming Cher

$199.00

This title is part of Robert Yeo’s First Editions, it was published in 1995. Written entirely in the street-slang English that is one of the author...

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Singapore’s People’s Action Party

Singapore’s People’s Action Party

Pang Cheng Lian

$39.00

This title is part of Robert Yeo’s First Editions, it was published in 1971. Perhaps the single, most controversial political party in South-East A...

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$39.00
Singapore Artists Speak 2

Singapore Artists Speak 2

Art & Artist Speak, Mr Thomas Yeo (Art Ed.), Tsang Sau Yin (Ed.)

$299.00

This title is part of Robert Yeo’s First Editions, it was published in 1994. Singapore Artists Speak 2 completes the documentation of the work of l...

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Singapore Artists

Singapore Artists

Singapore Cultural Foundation and Federal Publications (S) Pte Ltd

$229.00

This title is part of Robert Yeo’s First Editions, it was published in 1982. Colour plates on almost every page, with one chapter for each artist. ...

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Singapore Artist Directory

Singapore Artist Directory

Empress Place Museum

$229.00

This title is part of Robert Yeo’s First Editions, it was published in 1993.

$229.00
Selves

Selves

Arun Mahizhnan (Ed.), Kwok Kian Woon (Ed.), National Arts Council, T Sasitharan (Ed.)

$79.00

This title is part of Robert Yeo’s First Editions, it was published in 2002.

$79.00
People’s Action Party 1954-1979

People’s Action Party 1954-1979

$79.00

This title is part of Robert Yeo’s First Editions, it was published in 1979.  

$79.00
People of the Pear Tree

People of the Pear Tree

Rex Shelley

$69.00

This title is part of Robert Yeo’s First Editions, it was published in 1993. In People of the Pear Tree Rex Shelly weaves two love stories of Euras...

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Or Else, The Lightning God & Other Stories

Or Else, The Lightning God & Other Stories

Catherine Lim

$139.00

This title is part of Robert Yeo’s First Editions, it was published in 1980. The second collection of stories by Catherine Lim following her highly...

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$139.00
One Year Back Home

One Year Back Home

Robert Yeo

$29.00

This title is part of Robert Yeo’s First Editions, it was published in 1990. This controversial play was first produced in Singapore in November 19...

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One Hundred Years of Singapore (Volume 2)
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One Hundred Years of Singapore (Volume 2)

C. M. Turnbull (Intro), Gilbert E. Brooke (Ed.), Roland St. J.Braddell (Ed.), Walter Makepeace (Ed.)

$139.00

This title is part of Robert Yeo’s First Editions, it was published in 1991. Besides the provision of free entertainment and refreshments on the gr...

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One Hundred Years of Singapore (Volume 1)
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One Hundred Years of Singapore (Volume 1)

C. M. Turnbull (Intro), Gilbert E. Brooke (Ed.), Roland St. J.Braddell (Ed.), Walter Makepeace (Ed.)

$139.00

This title is part of Robert Yeo’s First Editions, it was published in 1991. Besides the provision of free entertainment and refreshments on the gr...

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Memoirs of A Migrant

Memoirs of A Migrant

Francis Thomas

$169.00

This title is part of Robert Yeo’s First Editions, it was published in 1972. As teacher, politician, Minister of Communication and Works in both La...

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Memoir of the Life and Public Services of Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles

Memoir of the Life and Public Services of Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles

Lady Sophia Raffles

$259.00

This title is part of Robert Yeo’s First Editions, it was published in 1991. The historical reputation of Sir Stamford Raffles, the founder of Sing...

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$259.00
Little Wilson and Big God

Little Wilson and Big God

Anthony Burgess

$49.00

This title is part of Robert Yeo’s First Editions, it was published in 1987. This is the first volume of Anthony Burgess’s projected two-volume aut...

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Little Ironies

Little Ironies

Catherine Lim

$259.00

This title is part of Robert Yeo’s First Editions, it was published in 1978. Little Ironies: Stories of Singapore is a collection of seventeen shor...

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$259.00