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Siamese White ...

Maurice Collis

Siamese White ...

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Published by Faber and Faber, Limited in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • White, Samuel, -- ca. 1650-1689.,
  • Phaulkon, Constant, -- 1648 (ca.)-1688.,
  • East India Company.,
  • British -- Thailand.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Maurice Collis.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS577 .C6 1936
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 p. ., ix-xiii p., 2 ., 3-322 p.
    Number of Pages322
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18930534M


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