Maggs Bros Ltd

Treaties between the Empire of China and Foreign Powers, together with regulations for the conduct of Foreign Trade, Conventions, Agreements, Regulations, etc.

MAYERS William Frederick (1906].)

£450.00 

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Fifth edition which has been brought to date by the inclusion of the commercial treaties ratified between the United States of America and Japan, both signed on the same day, the 8th Oct., 1903. 8vo. Original cloth, rebacked and recased, new endpapers, overall a very good copy. viii, [iii (printers error)] - xiv, 354pp. Shanghai, North-China Herald,

An updated version of 'Treaties between the Empire of China' which was first issued in 1861 after the conclusion of the 2nd Opium War. "The editor has been assisted in much of the labour of preparation by Mr. Alex. Hosie, of Her Britannic Majesty's Consular Survice, and in the revision of a large portion of the proofs by Mr. Donald Spence, acting Interpreter of Her Majesty's Consulate at Shanghai." (preface to the first edition).

Stock Code: 212373