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Siamese White

Maurice Stewart Collis

Siamese White

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Published by Faber in London .
Written in English

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

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesFaber paper covered editions
    ContributionsDavenport, Francis, fl. 1686
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS577 C6 1940, DS529.3W5 C6 1965
    The Physical Object
    Pagination312 p., [2] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18795751M


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London: Faber and Faber, [] (OCoLC) Named Person. Siamese White; 'A Very Ill Man and a Great Interloper and a Great Enemy of His Kingdom in General' East India Company's opinion of White, 'Mr White Is a civil Worthy Gentleman and I'll venture my life in his Vindication' Captain Weltden's opinion of White.

Collis, Maurice. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Collis, Maurice, Siamese White. London: Faber & Faber, (OCoLC) Named Person: Samuel White.

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Based on the original Penguin tri-band design, this replica print shows the cover of Maurice Collis' Siamese White - an account of the career of Samuel White of Bath who, during the reign of James II, was appointed by the King of Siam as a mandarin of that country. To preserve the design integrity of these vintage book covers, a small white border is included within the image.

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An austere ambiance radiates from “White Jacket”, the new single and debut video for g with crackling synth lines and beats, the Author: Cole Waterman. Siamese Cat Colors: Parti-Color. This is a new one among Siamese cat colors - there are pure white spots on legs, body and mask.

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Siamese definition is - of, relating to, or characteristic of Thailand, the Thais, or their language. Siamese cats make great companions and pets due to their outgoing personalities and vocal nature.

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