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EXTREME ORIENTAL MIXTURE with Twenty Illustrations and a Map

By: Collins, Gilbert Henry

Price: $74.94

Publisher: London, Methuen & Company: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41458

Condition: Very Good+


xiii, (1), 266, 12 (ads) pages; Clean and tight in original blue cloth binding with bright gilt lettering at spine, former owner's name neatly on ffep. Chapter headings include: Real Tea and a Tragedy of Sinim, Peking from the Ramparts, Devil-Driving at Yung Ho Kung, A Dissertation on Chinese Curios, Chinese Theatre of Today and Tomorrow, The Chinese Pony, etc. GILBERT HENRY COLLINS (1890 - ?) was born in Southampton, the son of Hariett and Henry Collins. From 1919 through 1922 he served as a member of the British Consular Service in China. Drawing on his work and travels in Asia Collins w... View more info