The Yangtze Valley and Beyond. – Bishop, J F (Mrs) (Isabella L Bird)


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An account of journeys in China, chiefly in the province of Sze Chuan and among the Man-Tze of the Somo Territory.

Folding map at the rear. 116 illustrations. One of the most celebrated lady explorers of the late 19th century. Her last lengthy, adventure-filled trip through southern China to the tribal areas along eastern border of Tibet. Boards are loose and slightly stained with evidence of insect damage. Lacks spine. Remnants of a handwritten page on each paste-down. Marks of sellotape on the front free end page. Scattered light foxing. 557 Pages.

Publisher: John Murray
Date Published: 1899
Publication Place: London
First Edition: Yes

Condition: Poor
Binding: Hardcover. Cloth boards.

Dimensions: 8vo

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Weight 1900 g