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Lady Raffles

John Sturgus Bastin

Lady Raffles

by effort & virtue

by John Sturgus Bastin

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Published by National Museum in Singapore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Indonesia,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Raffles, Sophia, Lady, 1786-1858,
    • Raffles, Thomas Stamford, Sir, 1781-1826,
    • Colonial administrators" spouses -- Indonesia -- Biography,
    • Colonial administrators" spouses -- Great Britain -- Biography,
    • Colonial administrators -- Indonesia -- Biography,
    • Colonial administrators -- Great Britain -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [123]).

      StatementJohn Bastin.
      ContributionsNational Museum (Singapore)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS643.22.R334 B37 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination121, [2] p. :
      Number of Pages121
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL960470M
      ISBN 109813002840
      LC Control Number95948089

      Colman's costar is Kay Francis as Raffles' lady friend Gwen, and Bramwell Fletcher plays Bunny, a young man Raffles wants to help. In the version, maybe because of the code, Raffles is a Robin Hood type who robs for the excitement and fun of it but then helps someone in need with the money or returns the merchandise.   Raffles Hotel Le Royal: A grand old lady - See 2, traveler reviews, 1, candid photos, and great deals for Raffles Hotel Le Royal at Tripadvisor.5/5. John Sturgus Bastin, 4 books Emily Hahn, 3 books Sir Reginald Coupland, 3 books Egerton, Hugh Edward, 2 books Jardine, William Sir, 2 books Maurice Collis, 2 books John Angus Bethune Cook, 2 books Nigel Barley, 2 books Abdullah Munshi, 2 books Bekki, Atsuhiko, 1 book William Buller Fagg, 1 book Harold Frank Pearson, 1 book Jeune Scott-Kemball.


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Volume 1 of Memoir of the Life and Public Services of Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles, F.R.S. Particularly in the Government of Java,and of Bencoolen and Its.

John Bastin is the leading authority on Stamford Raffles, and currently Emeritus Reader in the modern history of Southeast Asia at the University of London. He has written and edited numerous books and articles on the history of Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore, including most recently the Letters and Books of Sir Stamford Raffles and Lady Author: John Bastin.

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Raffles and Bunny make a minor appearance in Lost in a Good Book, a novel written by Jasper Fforde. They are pulled out of the literary world into the real world to help crack a safe containing the stolen manuscript of Shakespeare's Cardenio.

Sophia Hull, Lady Raffles (5 May – 12 December ) was the second wife of Sir Stamford Raffles, the founder of modern Singapore. Early life. She was born in Millman Street, London, the daughter of James Watson Hull and his wife Sophia (née Hollamby).

She met Raffles in Cheltenham, where she lived, inand Born: May 5,Millman Street, London, England. Following the death of Raffles in his wife, Lady Sophia Raffles wrote a biography, Memoir of the life and public services of Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles, F.R.S.

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Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bastin, John Sturgus, Lady Raffles. Singapore: National Museum, © The History of Java: Volume 1 - Ebook written by Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles, Lady Sophia Raffles. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The History of Java: Volume /5(4). They drew on Lady Raffles' Memoir, and other British records, and painted a highly favourable picture of Raffles. They included the biography by Demetrius Boulger (; with subsequent editions), and that by Sir Reginald Coupland (), who subsequently wrote a biography of Raffles friend and contemporary, William Wilberforce.

Sir Stamford and Lady Raffles and the rest of those saved from the Fame got back to Bencoolen with no little difficulty, but the fruits of many years' work in Sumatra and Singapore — the notes, the maps, the books, the collections of every kind, including many wild animals and birds — had gone utterly and for ever.

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Chew, Associate Professor of History, National University of Singapore Ernest Chew has graciously shared this essay, which first appeared in Raffles Town Club, vol. 6 (Jan-Mar ), with readers of the Postcolonial Web. John Bastin is the leading authority on Stamford Raffles, and currently Emeritus Reader in the modern history of Southeast Asia at the University of London.

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