Schlegel, Gustave: THIAN TI HWUI. THE HUNG-LEAGUE OR HEAVEN-EARTH-LEAGUE. A Secret Society with the Chinese in China and India. Singapore, . xl, 253 pp. ‘With an Introduction and numerous cuts and illustrations’ particularly 16 folding illustrations tipped in at the back. 27x22 cm. Cloth. Slight mottling due to damp.
This is a copy of the authorized reprint produced by A. G. Banfield of the rare Lange & Co. edition originally issued in Batavia, 1866. An important study of Chinese secret societies.
The insides of the book are clean and firm in the binding which has slight mottling to the cloth of the front cover.
Subjects: Secret Societies
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 608 in printed List 193.
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