Cook, Thomas & Son: COOK'S GUIDE TO PEKING. North China, South Manchuria, Korea. Peking, 1924. 2, 143 pp. 12 pp. adverts. 3 maps (the Far East region, Beijing and Seoul) and numerous b/w photographs in text. 19x13 cm. Cloth.
A travelling companion to 'this great grandsire of empires'. Good background notes to the hectic sightseeing programmes. Lively advertisement section for hiring or buying anything from a Buick to a squirrel. Fifth edition. A good copy. Scarce.
Available, as of: 26/04/2018
Was item 314 in printed List 190.
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