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China

in a series of views, displaying the scenery, architecture, and social habits of that ancient empire.

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This edition was published in by Fisher in London.

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Publication Date: 1843
Four volumes in one
Publisher: Peter Jackson, Late Fisher, Son, & Co.,

Illustrated with superb steel engravings after designs by Thomas Allom (1802-1872) executed by a number of master-engravers. The work also contains copies of Chinese drawings from Staunton's collection, executed by Captain Stoddard and others (reproduced in Alexander's The Costume of China, 1805). The study centers mainly on the south-east of China (Canton, Macao, Nanjing, Shanghai) although there are excellent images of Peking and Yehol.

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China, In a Series of Views, Displaying The Scenery, Architecture, and Social Habits of That Ancient Empire

First published in 1840



Work Description

Publication Date: 1843
Four volumes in one
Publisher: Peter Jackson, Late Fisher, Son, & Co.,

Illustrated with superb steel engravings after designs by Thomas Allom (1802-1872) executed by a number of master-engravers. The work also contains copies of Chinese drawings from Staunton's collection, executed by Captain Stoddard and others (reproduced in Alexander's The Costume of China, 1805). The study centers mainly on the south-east of China (Canton, Macao, Nanjing, Shanghai) although there are excellent images of Peking and Yehol.

China

in a series of views, displaying the scenery, architecture, and social habits of that ancient empire.

This edition was published in by Fisher in London.


Edition Notes

Added title-pages, engraved: China, its scenery, architecture, social habits, &c., illustrated.

Genre
Pictorial works.

Classifications

Library of Congress
DS709 .A44 1843a

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Pagination
4 v. in 2.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL6470632M
Internet Archive
chinainseriesofv3to4allo
LC Control Number
44017657
OCLC/WorldCat
1709289

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