Pictures of Southern China.
MACGOWAN J. O. P. (1897.)
£350.00 [First Edition]
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First edition. Numerous photographic plates and illustrations in the text. 8vo. Original decorated cloth, a close to fine copy. 320pp. London, The Religious Tract Society,
John Macgowan (1835-1922) was born in Belfast. He went to China with the London Missionary Society and became a long time resident of Amoy (Xiamen). The present book vividly describes the coastal regions and cities between Hong Kong and Shanghai.
Stock Code: 224455