Canton, China. 1914. [Reprint]. Stock ID #159149
vii + 54pp, original lightly browned wrappers a little worn. Last leaves and lower wrapper trifle torn at margin but generally very good. This unusual phrase book includes an interesting selection of phrases from the day to day "I am tired"; "This is mine"; to the useful(?) "Do you smoke opium?" to the rather quirky "You must ahstan (sic) from animal food" and many other phrases all in Romanised Cantonese, Chinese characters and English. (When referring to this item please quote stockid 159149).