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MACFARLANE, W. (ED.): - Sketches in the Foreign Settlements and Native City of Shanghai. Reprinted from the " Shanghai Mercury". Shanghai 1881.

. 4to. Pp. (iv), 113. Contemporary half navy blue morocco on orange cloth covered boards, gilt. Copy of Mrs. S.H Danforth, Shanghai. With dedication from her husband A.W. Danforth. First edition. Comprises several articles on foreign-Chinese relations, the city of Shanghai, Chinese customs, theatre, and a journey on the Yang-Tsze-Kiang from Shanghai to Hankow. Scarce. Cordier BS 2218. Provenance: A.W. Danforth (together with his wife) came to China in 1882. He was an expert and advisor to the Shanghai Cotton Cloth Mill, China's first factory producing cloth with modern machinery, and the founder of the Xinwenbao newspaper in Shanghai in 1893.
EUR 1750.00 [Appr.: US$ 2097.25 | £UK 1516.25 | JPą 228207] Book number 100456

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