Ling-Nam or Interior Views of Southern China Including Explorations in the Hitherto Untraversed Island of Hainan. B. C. HENRY, BENJAMIN, COUCH.
Ling-Nam or Interior Views of Southern China Including Explorations in the Hitherto Untraversed Island of Hainan.
Ling-Nam or Interior Views of Southern China Including Explorations in the Hitherto Untraversed Island of Hainan.

Ling-Nam or Interior Views of Southern China Including Explorations in the Hitherto Untraversed Island of Hainan.

London. S.W. Partridge & Co., 1886. 1st Edition. Stock ID #167266

3 double-page black & white maps prepared from the author's notes, showing Central Canton, Northern Canton and Hainan. Black and white frontispiece and 18 text illustrations + two plates, 511pp. 19 x 13.2cm. A little light foxing, text generally clean and sound. Original grey cloth covered boards, a little discoloured, cloth rubbed at extremities, spine dull and a little worn, and faint prior owner name dated November 24/ '86, resewn with the original and new endpapers. An attractive pictorial cover.

Interesting commentary on the then little known areas (to Europeans) in Southern China and the island of Hainan.

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