Old Singapore! : White Gloves & Parasols

Publisher: Landmark Books

Mems collecting water-lilies, bargaining for tropical birds, feasting on turtle steaks, visiting a coffee plantation and nearly fainting at the first encounter with durian.

These memoirs of travellers and residents include extracts from
the following classic volumes:

A Visit to the Indian Archipelago
by Henry Keppel

Our Tropical Possessions in Malayan India
by John Cameron

The Golden Chersonese
by Isabella L Bird

A Beachcomber in the Orient
by Harry L Foster

Eastern Journey
by John H MacCallum Scott


Find the rest of the series here!

Old Singapore! : Tiffin at One O'Clock

Old Singapore! : Tigers & Traders

Old Singapore! : Delicious Lazy

Old Singapore! : Beachcombers

ISBN: 9789814189347
Cover Type: Paperback
Page Count: 63
Year Published: 2012
Language: English

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