Chinese Life in Town and Country. ÉMILE BARD.
Chinese Life in Town and Country.

Chinese Life in Town and Country.

New York. G. P. Putnam's Sons. 1905. 1st Edition. Stock ID #173283

Adapted from the French by H. Twitchell. Black & white frontispiece and 16 photographic ' Old Astronomical Instruments at Peking illustrations throughout. One of the plates has been trimmed and inserted in between the front preliminary leaves instead of the intended page. xii + 285pp and 5 pages of publisher's adverts. An ex-library copy with the label and discard stamp of the Mattapoisett Free Public Library on the front pastedown and a faint oval stamp on the title page and final page of the text. Red decorated cloth with photographic image on the front board, decorated in gilt and black, lettered in white. White text on spine faded, decorated head and tail pieces, a tight and clean copy in an attractive binding.

The observations and research of China and the Chinese people by the author after spending four years in China.

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