Peter Parley's Tales About China and The Chinese

By: Parley, Peter (Pseud. Goodrich, Samuel Griswold)

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Red cloth boards with gilt titles and decs. 145x115mm approx. xv+ 240pp. Hand coloured frontis map of China and extra engraved title page. Many unspecified steel engravings. A charming children's book relating the 19th Century western impressions of China her rich history culture and way of life as well as her many inventions. Good (Book- Cloth to spine and part of front panel faded. Ink award inscription for general superiority in class Xmas 1847 to front free end paper. Text of book block a little tanned with occasional light foxing spots. Binding sound with no cracks to end papers). Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale.

Title: Peter Parley's Tales About China and The Chinese

Author Name: Parley, Peter (Pseud. Goodrich, Samuel Griswold)

Categories: Travel and Exploration, History, Children's Illustrated,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: London, Simpkin, Marshall, and Co: 1843

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 118912

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