Old China Town KL The Malaya Study Group Selangor SG 87

The Malaya Study Group exists for collectors of the stamps, postal stationery and postal history of the states of Peninsular Malaysia which until 1963 formed the Federation of Malaya, including the Straits Settlements of Malacca, Penang and Singapore, the Federated Malay States, Negri Sembilan and Sungei Ujong, Pahang, Perak and Selangor and the Unfederated States, Johor, Kedah, Kelantan, Perlis and Trengganu. The Society has a JOURNAL, "The Malayan Philatelist" and a NEWSLETTER supplied free to members, EXCHANGE PACKETS, AUCTIONS and has produced a number of significant PUBLICATIONS on the stamps and postal history of the area.

Books about Malaya by MSG members




Published by the British Philatelic Expertising Educational Charity in 2009 this book deals with the early postal history of Pahang from 1888 to 1903 as well as giving a comprehensive description of the development of Pahang and its communications by sea and by river. It includes extracts from contemporary reports, a listing of postmarks, a chronology and a bibliography backed up by 23 illustrations.
The main point of the book is to illustrate the contents of a Gold medal collection of Pahang in full colour.

There are 70 pages of stamps and covers and a map with an index.
Produced on high quality surfaced paper and hard bound with dust cover.
Price £35.00.
Postage and packing – UK £5.15, Europe air pp £8.50 and the Rest of the World air pp £14.00.
Orders to: Robert Johnson, 65, Manor Park, Redland, Bristol BS6 7HW UK.
Or to robert.johnson83@hotmail.co.uk
Cheques drawn on a British bank payable to ‘BPA Educational Expertising Charity’
or by Paypal to: robert.johnson83@hotmail.co.uk

Alternatively if you are attending a U.K. Exhibition at which Gerald Bodily takes a Stand or attending a Malaya Study Group meeting normally attended by Andrew Norris a pre-ordered copy can be taken to these events for you to collect. Similarly it is planned that a small stock will be held in Singapore to make the book more easily available and in local currency.

If more information is required about these arrangements please contact Robert Johnson at the above postal or email address.



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