Townley, Lady Susan: MY CHINESE NOTE BOOK. New York and London, 1904. xiv, 338 pp. 40 pp. adverts. Slight foxing. 16 plates. 2 folding maps. 23x15 cm. Decorative cloth.
GBP 45.00
The author lived in Beijing at a pivotal time, and keenly observes the last days of the Imperial Court. Included are chapters on court ladies, how China is governed, the reign of Kwang-Hsu, and a short history of China. Good copy. Some to top of spine.
Subjects: History
Item 613 in List 203.
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