Menpes, Mortimer & Blake, Sir Henry A: CHINA. London, 1909. vii, 139 pp. 16 colour plates, 64 b/w text drawings. 26x19 cm. Cloth.
An early 20th-century description of China illustrated with colour plates of paintings by Menpes of people and places and charming text drawings predominantly of the people of China. An interesting read for an insight into a way of life long-gone. Fine copy of an appealing work.
Available, as of: 21/09/2017
Was item 472 in printed List 188.
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