A Residence Among the Chinese; Inland, on the Coast, and at Sea. Being a narrative of Scenes and Adventure During a Third Visit to China, from 1853 to 1856

By: Fortune, Robert

Price: £295.00

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Dark brown pebbled cloth with titles in gilt on spine. Condition: Fair to good, with light rubbing and shelfwear to covers. Binding sound apart from being cracked in a couple of places internally. Some pages unopened at top. Front pastedown has a bookplate bearing the name Balbirnie, with the motto "Virtus ad aethera tendit". Some light water damage to the inner edges of some of the text and plates. Light cockling to text throughout. 440pp. 22 b/w illustrations inc.frontispiece. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Title: A Residence Among the Chinese; Inland, on the Coast, and at Sea. Being a narrative of Scenes and Adventure During a Third Visit to China, from 1853 to 1856

Author Name: Fortune, Robert

Categories: Travel and Exploration,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1857

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Fair

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 003325

Keywords: SHANGHA CHEKIANG TEA FOO-CHOW-FOO,