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Title: A History of Malay Literature.With A Chapoter on Modern Developments by Zaba (Zein Al-Abidin Bin Ahmad). [Original edition].
Description: Singapore, MBRAS, 1940. Original printed wrappers. (v), 243pp. Bibliography, abbreviations, catalogue of Malay Manuscripts, table of contents. [MBRAS, vOL. xvii-pART iii]. Rather detailed scholarly survey: Folk Literature, Hindu Period, Javanese element, from Hinduism to Islam, Islamic Literature, Muslim legends, Cycles of tales from Muslim sources, Muslim Theology Jurisprudence and History, Pantun, Poetry. Good copy. (spine sunned, rubber stamped name at upper right corner of front cover, repeated on ti.-p.).

Keywords: malay literature pantun muslim folktales history survey colonialism malaysia mbras culture heritage southeastasia

Price: EUR 85.00 = appr. US$ 92.38 Seller: Antiquarian Booksellers Gemilang
- Book number: 52436