' ‘Yelin Yege (Song of the Coconut Forest)’ by Song Lisang

This book belongs to a set of Chinese books (2008-01184 to 2008-01316) that reflects the vibrancy of the Chinese literary scene in Singapore during the 1950s to 1960s. The set also includes works by acclaimed Western and local Malay authors translated into Mandarin, such as George Orwell’s ‘Animal Farm’ and Abdul Rahim Kajal’s ‘Banyak Udang Banyak Garam’.

Date/Period
1961
Region
Singapore
Dimension
Object size: H:18.7 x W:13.2 x D:0.3cm
Accession No.
2008-01219
Collection of
National Museum of Singapore
Category
Rare Books