String of Chinese Peach Stones, a : Sketches of Village Life in Rural Southern China, with Illustrations

By: Cornaby, William Arthur

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479 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Hardcover, dark blue cloth, [xvi] + 479 pages, appendix, footnotes, about 150 b/w photos and illustrations in text, with captions. ; Originally published by London: Charles H. Kelly, 1895. This is a high-quality exact facsimile reprint, 1974. ; Village life, customs, festivals, etc, in rural southern China, with much info on bloody Taiping Rebellion of 1850-1864, launched by fanatical Chinese convert to Christianity who proclaimed himself the brother of Jesus. ; A touch of wear to tips No other defects. No jacket, as issued. Appears unused.

Title: String of Chinese Peach Stones, a : Sketches of Village Life in Rural Southern China, with Illustrations

Author Name: Cornaby, William Arthur

Categories: History,

Publisher: Gale Research Company: 1974

ISBN Number: 1241367086

ISBN Number 13: 9781241367084

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket

Item: 1.30 lbs

Seller ID: 20315

Keywords: Christianity ; Religion ; Fanaticism ; China ; Chinese History ; Taiping Rebellion ; Rural Life ; Military History ;,