A merry Senhor in the Malay world

A merry Senhor in the Malay world

Bibliotheca Indonesica Number 30

TEEUW, A. , a.o[ed.], A merry Senhor in the Malay world. Four texts of the Syair Sinyor Kosta, Leyden 2004[publisher: KITLV Press // ISBN: 9067182168]. Soft cover 24 x 16 cm. 238 pages. Number 30 of the series "Bibliotheca Indonesica". Only volume I of the 2 volume publication. Good copy.[10,00].
Describes a poem[of which 4 versions exist] from around 1850 about a foreigner in Malay, and presents fascinating pictures and glimpses of Malay society, in this case a nineteenth-century society, in transition. 

€ 10.00