LUNDUN XINWEN HUABAO SUOZAI HUOSHAO YUANMINGYUAN. The Illustrated London News: The Old Summer Palace was Burned. Shanghai, 2015. 5, 181 pp. Numerous b/w illustrations. 23x17 cm. Wrappers.
GBP 25.00
Very interesting compilation of articles from the Illustrated London News regarding the sacking and burning of the Old Summer Palace, Yuanmingyuan, in October 1860, and related events. In effect near dual texts in Chinese and English.
Subjects: Foreigners in History
Available, as of: 20/09/2021
Was item 14 in printed List 201.
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