Trevor-Roper, Hugh: A HIDDEN LIFE. The Enigma of Sir Edmund Backhouse. London, 1976. 316 pp. 6 photographs, appendixes and index. 22x14 cm. Cloth.
Amazing historical reconstruction of the memoirs of Backhouse, the celebrated Chinese scholar, benefactor, eccentric and forger. First edition published in 1976, this is reprint made one month after the first issue.
Ex-library coy with dustjacket.
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Available, as of: 08/11/2019
Was item 657 in printed List 197.
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