Land Below the Wind by Agnes Newton Keith - 1940 - Little, Brown & Co. - Batik Cloth Boards - Life in Borneo

Sorry, this item has sold.

Beautiful binding (in batik cloth) on this 1940 edition of Agnes Newton Keith's autobiographical book "Land Below the Wind", first published in 1939, and illustrated by the author. Agnes, born in 1911 and raised in pre-Hollywood Hollywood, married an Englishman and ended up living in Borneo as 'memsahib' in a British Colony. This is the first in her series of memoirs of the adventure, and features life in Borneo.

Published by Little, Brown & Co. in 1940.

CONDITION: Very good, no DJ, but lovely orange, blue, and beige batik cover. Clean and tight.

SIZE: 5 inches by 7 1/2 inches.

I also have the third book in the series "White Man Returns" here: https://www.bagbagsydvintage.com/listing/596675874/white-man-returns-by-agnes-newton-keith

Shipping from United States

Processing time

1-3 business days

Estimated shipping times

  • North America : 1 - 5 business days
  • Europe : 3 - 5 business days

I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.

Customs and import taxes

Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.

Payment Options

Secure options
  • Accepts Etsy gift cards

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept returns and cancellations

Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 30 days of delivery

Request a cancellation within: 2 days of purchase

I don't accept exchanges

But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

The following items can't be returned or exchanged

Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:

  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
  • Digital downloads
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)
  • Items on sale

Conditions of return

Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.

Privacy policy

I do not keep any private information on my buyers, nor do I contact them after the transaction is completed, except on Etsy when requested by the buyer. I only use name and addresses to fulfill the order. I have no control over what third party mailing services do with the info.

Legal imprint