An Observer in the Philippines Or Life in Our New Possessions

By: Devins, John Bancroft

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Book is copyrighted 1905, but no further publishing information is indicated. However, inscription by Dr. Ramon Reyes Lala (Filipino author, lecturer) at front free endpaper is dated 1911. It reads thus: "To Mr. ------, With sincere regards and best wishes, Dr. Ramon Reyes Lala of Manila P.I. New York, May 15th, 1911." The edition was named after Dr. Lala -- see photo three for his likeness. The book is clean and tightly bound with a gilded top edge and pictorial cover. There is a small bit of wear to cloth at top of spine and darkening to spine, but overall the book is quite nice. Many photographs throughout and a portrait of William H. Taft at frontis. Told from first person POV, but much information about the Philippines and its people is woven into the narrative. 416 pages. Indexed.

Title: An Observer in the Philippines Or Life in Our New Possessions

Author Name: Devins, John Bancroft

Categories: Social Sciences, Anthropology,

Edition: Lala Edition

Publisher: Boston/New York, American Tract Society: 1905

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Hard Cover

Jacket Condition: No DJ

Seller ID: 25685DH

Keywords: Dr. Ramon Reya Lala