Lot 309 of 564:
Twentieth Century Impressions of Hong Kong, Shanghai  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$1,920
Estimate:
$2,000 - $2,500

Title:
Twentieth Century Impressions of Hong Kong, Shanghai, and Other Treaty Ports of China: Their History, People, Commerce, Industries, and Resources
Author:
Wright, Arnold
Place:
London
Publisher:
Lloyd's Greater Britain Publishing
Date:
1908
Description:

848 pp. Profusely illustrated. (4to) original full brown morocco, gilt vignette on front, spine gilt, top edge gilt. First Edition.

An in-depth study of the people, culture and industry of Hong Kong, Shanghai and other Chinese ports. Includes chapters on the silk, tea and cotton industries, various public works and government organizations, leading citizens, etc.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
A bit rubbed, lacking front free endpaper, a few page edges rough; very good.
 
Item number:
242780
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