The Soul of Malaya. Presentation inscription on half-title, signed ‘H.Fauconnier’. English edition. 247 pp., illustrated. Original blue cloth, some fading. London, 1931. Henri Fauconnier (1879 – 1973), French writer, known mainly for his novel Malaisie, which won the Prix Goncourt in 1930. He developed rubber plantations in Malaya and elsewhere in the Far East.