Steyl. Missionsdruckerei (Mission printing). 1900.
Four color lithographic plates, numerous photographic and line-drawn illustrations, 725 pages, 9 3/4 x 8 inches, decorative endpapers and edges, paper-covered boards with leather spine. Wear to extremities, loss at top and bottom of leather spine, joints splitting, light pencil underlining. Ex-library with bookplate and other markings. Still a good copy of an interesting and attractive book. A major work in German on Chinese culture; discussions of religion, the military, arts and crafts, costume, trades, etc. from the perspective of a German missionary. Item #47930
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