Douglas, R. K: SOCIETY IN CHINA. London, 1895. xiv, 415 pp. Frontispiece, 21 plates. 23x15 cm. Decorative cloth.
The everyday employments and amusements of the Chinese, drawing on written sources, including the venerable Peking Gazette, as well as the author's own experience of China. Adopts a rather belligerent tone in the light of deteriorating foreign relations. "Popular edition". Very good.
Item 242 in List 203.
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