Lot 308 of 564:
Anson Burlingame and the First Chinese Mission  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$180
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Anson Burlingame and the First Chinese Mission to Foreign Powers
Author:
Williams, Frederick Wells
Place:
New York
Publisher:
Scribner's
Date:
1912
Description:

xii, 370 pp. Portrait frontispiece. (8vo) modern three-quarter green morocco and marbled boards, spine lettered and ruled in gilt, top edge gilt. First Edition.

Inscription from the author on the half title. Anson Burlingame served as Minister to China under Abraham Lincoln. Burlingame, California is named in his honor.

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Condition:
Lightly rubbed; near fine.
 
Item number:
242775
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