Bland, J. O. P. & Backhouse, E: CHINA UNDER THE EMPRESS DOWAGER. Being the History of the Life and Times of Tzu Hsi. London, 1921. xxvi, 322 pp. 30 plates, 1 map. 22x14 cm. Cloth.
An enjoyable and informative book based on a literary forgery. Compiled from state papers and diary of the comptroller of her householder and later proved to be the work of a notorious, masterful forger, Backhouse. Revised cheaper edition.
Subjects: History Beijing
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 163 in printed List 194.
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