Kemp, E. G: THE FACE OF CHINA. Travels in East, North, Central and Western China. London, 1909. xv, 282 pp. 46 coloured plates, 24 sepia drawings. Folding map. 24x17 cm. Cloth.
The result of a year spent in Shanxi 1893-94 and 6 months spent in Shandong Zhili, Hubei, Sichuan and Yunnan during 1907-8. A light travelogue of personal observations that makes pleasant reading. Accompanied by colour plates of paintings and drawings by the author. A fine copy.
Available, as of: 09/09/2018
Was item 475 in printed List 193.
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