Papers on Malay subjects : life and customs

This is a collection of three pamphlets on Malay life and customs, Parts I, II and III published in 1908, 1909 and 1910. Each covers a different aspect of Malay life and customs. The first deals with the principal incidents in life such as births, deaths and marriages with four appendices written in Malay. The second gives an account of the conditions under which the Malays lived such as their houses, clothings and furniture. The third describes the recreation of the Malays such dances, music, children's games and toys, including appendices on nursery ryhmes and songs.


Papers on Malay subjects : life and customs
Wilkinson, R. J. (Richard James), 1867-1941
Ethnic Communities>>Customs and Traditions
Malays (Asian people)--Social life and customs
Malays (Asian people)--Recreation
People and communities>>Customs
People and communities>>Customs>>Life cycle customs
People and communities>>Social groups and communities
Sports and Recreation
F.M.S. Govt. Press, 1908-1910
Digital Description
application/pdf, 34322 KB, 284 p.
Table of Contents
pt. 1. The incidents of Malay life
pt. 2. The circumstances of Malay life. The kampong. The house. Furniture. Dress. Food
pt. 3. Malay amusements.
All Rights Reserved. National Library Board Singapore 2007.


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