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Burma Retrospect and Other Sketches by C. J. Richards - Paperback - First Edition - 1951 - from Bookbarrow and

Burma Retrospect and Other Sketches

by C. J. Richards

Condition: Near Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket

Herbert Curnow Ltd, Winchester, Hampshire, 1951. First Edition. Softcover. Near Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. cover illustration by A. M. Hughes; initialled by the author on the pre-title page with the inscription: "To B. W. S. from C. J. R." (B. W. S. was Bernard W. Swithinbank who was Commissioner of the Pegu District for the Burma Service.) Reminiscences & tales of Burma, especially in the time of British Colonial rule, by a former Deputy Commissioner. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 152 pages. Black titles spine. green covers. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Travel & Places; History; Myanmar; Southeast Asia; Burma; Indigenous Cultures. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 2925. . This book is very light, and may be shipped for less than the standard book cost quoted at this site..
  • Bookseller: Bookbarrow GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 2925
  • Title: Burma Retrospect and Other Sketches
  • Author: C. J. Richards
  • Format/binding: Softcover
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine Condition
  • Jacket condition: No Dust Jacket
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: Herbert Curnow Ltd
  • Place: Winchester, Hampshire
  • Date published: 1951
  • Keywords: BZDB227 NOISBN Trave/Places/Burma/Myanmar/History/Indigenous Cultures/Southeast Asia Travel & Places; History; Myanmar; Southeast Asia; Burma; Indigenous Cultures. Burma Retrospect and Other Sketches C J Richards


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