Jenner, Thomas: THE NANKING MONUMENT OF THE BEATITUDES. London, 1911. xii, 48 pp. 10 illustrations. 25x16 cm. Original cloth gilt.
A comparative study of the monument erected by the Taipings in Nanjing, based on a unique rubbing belonging to the British and Foreign Bible Society. Jenner assesses its place alongside such stone memorials as the Moabite and Rosetta Stones, and the Nestorian tablet at Xian. Rare.
Subjects: History Taiping Rebellion
Available, as of: 03/03/2020
Was item 432 in printed List 198.
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