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Peking

£120.00

Product description

An exhaustive guide to the Chinese Capital. Preface pp. vii-ix; Contents p. xi; List of Maps and Plans p. xiii; List of Illustrations pp. xiv-xv. With 87 plates with illustrations, mainly b/w photographs. Facing the frontispiece, a plate "Yellow Temple. The Stupa". Foldout maps and plans. The last plan of the Capital and its sorroundings is a reproduction of Dr. E. Bretschneider's map, 1875. Endpages with chinese characters. Dedication in pale brown ink on the initial endpage. Bound in orange silk on hard covers, lightly rubbed. Binding is firm. The book is in good condition, the edges are bumped and the spine is sunned and lightly worn along the joints.

Item details

Author(s):
Brendon, Juliet
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
6 " x 9 "
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
477
Publisher:
Kelly & Walsh Ltd
Title:
Peking. A historical and intimate description of its chief places of interest. With maps, plans and illustrations

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An exhaustive guide to the Chinese Capital. Preface pp. vii-ix; Contents p. xi; List of Maps and Plans p. xiii; List of Illustrations pp. xiv-xv. With 87 plates with illustrations, mainly b/w photographs. Facing the frontispiece, a plate "Yellow Temple. The Stupa". Foldout maps and plans. The last plan of the Capital and its sorroundings is a reproduction of Dr. E. Bretschneider's map, 1875. Endpages with chinese characters. Dedication in pale brown ink on the initial endpage. Bound in orange silk on hard covers, lightly rubbed. Binding is firm. The book is in good condition, the edges are bumped and the spine is sunned and lightly worn along the joints.

Author(s):
Brendon, Juliet
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
6 " x 9 "
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
477
Publisher:
Kelly & Walsh Ltd
Title:
Peking. A historical and intimate description of its chief places of interest. With maps, plans and illustrations

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