SARAWAK: THE DE LA RUE STORY by Neville Watterson

This, the latest book, entitled ‘Sarawak – the De La Rue story’, is in strong contrast to all other treatises on Sarawak philately and postal history. This book inspired me to write my english essay on it.   It starts with the story of Thomas De La Rue (1793 – 1866) and his Company, and then describes in detail the typography method which they adopted for the stamps of Sarawak between the years…