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Zhang Rongxian ed: MEIGUO HUABAO SHANG DE ZHONGGUO 1840-1911. China Visualized by Americans 1840-1911. Beijing, 2017. 458 pp. Numerous colour and b/w text illustrations. 26x19 cm. Wrappers.
A large compilation of illustrations relating to China taken from American journals between 1840 and 1911, in effect, from the First Opium War through to the 1911 Revolution. Interesting insight into the perception of China in the USA during this lengthy period. Title of each illustration in English, otherwise Chinese text.
Subjects: Foreigners in Illustrated Books
New stock due shortly, as of: 12/02/2018
Was item 64 in printed List 191.
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