1900. Third edition. Stock ID #162921
Five folding maps of China, one in colour, black and white photographic plates, appendix, xvi + 418 + pp publisher's advertisements, edges uncut. Bookplate front pastedown, endpapers browned, some light foxing, upper hinge cracked, ex-library with library markings partially removed on spine and number stamp on reverse of title but no other library marks, lettering on spine rubbed but still very legible. Good in striking original yellow cloth attractive with text and decorations in black. This edition of China in Decay was considerably revised and enlarged to include a record of the Boxer Uprising including the reported fall of the legations. (When referring to this item please quote stockid 162921).
Price: $150.00 AU