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Ucapan Kwin Jubili
B. Murtagh, “Two Malay poems commemorating Queen Victoria’s Golden Jubilee of 1887”, Jurnal Filologi Melayu, jilid 11, 2003: 31-43.
Munsyi Muhammad Jaafar b. Abdul Karim (ed.), Syair dan Ucapan Kuin 50 Tahun Jubili, sambutan daripada isi negeri Melaka pada 27 dan 28 Jun 1887, Singapore: Haji Muhammad Siraj, 1891..
text: Malacca; print source: Singapore.
977 words, comprising 232 verses.
to the serially numbered stanzas of the text (1-58).
This text was kindly provided by Ben Murtagh
- Editorial notes
- The booklet published in Singapore can be divided into three parts.
Only the first part is included here.
- the syair celebrating the Golden Jubilee of Queen Victoria, written in 1887.
- speeches given in Malacca on the occasion of the jubilee celebrations.
- Syair Penambahan, an instructional poem describing the best approach to develop skills in reading and writing.
- Added: March 2003
- A pre-publication digital text was provided by Ben Murtagh, and adapted to the MCP format.