Author:Bastin, John Sturgus;National Museum (Singapore)

Sort

Showing 1-1 of 1

Image for Lady Raffles By Effort & Virtue (Original Unused  Raffles Hotel Singapore Luggage Label laid-in)

Lady Raffles By Effort & Virtue (Original Unused Raffles Hotel Singapore Luggage Label laid-in)

By: Bastin, John Sturgus;National Museum (Singapore)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Singapore, National Museum: 1999

Edition: Third Impression

Seller ID: 24232

ISBN: 9813002840

Condition: Fine


Crisp, clean, book. Handsomely designed with burgundy cloth spine enhancing red cloth boards, the front of which is decorated with a painted portrait of Lady Raffles in a gilt "frame." Book measures 5-1/2"x8" and has pristine pages and page edges. Large color portrait of subject at frontis. Tells the story of Sophia Raffles, the second wife of Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles with handsome illustration throughout. She and her husband traveled extensively in As... View more info