Shanghai. Presbyterian Mission Press. 1913. Stock ID #165372
Original wrappers, with linen reinforced spine, edges rubbed and chipped, three puncture marks on front cover which continues through to the preface on page 3. Corners and edges rubbed with small loss to lower front corner. 148pp. 28 x 22cm. Essentially a study of the Chinese newspaper presented through 4 lessons augmented by a last supplement, a syllabic index of new terms and notes in Chinese and an English index of New Terms. Lessons cover a wide spectrum including government functions, law, political parties, religion, philosophy. The author states that the aim of this work is to help foreigners read Chinese newspapers. (When referring to this item please quote stockid 165372).
Price: $145.00 AU