The Break-Up of China with an Account of its Present Commerce, Currency, Waterways, Armies, Railways, Politics and Future Prospects

Beresford, Lord Charles

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Publisher's yellow cloth with red lettering and interesting cover disign of American and British flags intertwined with Chinese dragon.Beresford (b. 1846, d. 1919) was an influential naval officer, author and politician. Two folding maps, complete and in fine condition with no splitting at folds. 6 x 11 7/8 inches. 491 pages. (Extra postage charge for foreign shipping). Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: The Break-Up of China with an Account of its...
Publisher: Haprer & Brothers
Publication Date: 1899
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: 1st Edition

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Book Description London & New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1899. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Thick octavo bound in dark blue cloth. Contains one folding map and one folding chart; smaller charts in text. Condition: ex-library copy with markings, traces of pocket; inner hinges starting; wormholes; overall wear & rubbing; else a fair copy. Pages: xviii, 509 and publisher's ads. Bookseller Inventory # 303872

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Book Description Harper & Brothers, London, 1899. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. No Jacket. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Blue cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine, two large fold out maps and one fold out table, some pages remain uncut, publisher's advertisements at rear. Shelf worn, cloth marked/faded, spotting, 60mm tear in one map where it joins with book, 2 pages have red ink underling and one with minor marginalia. Bookseller Inventory # 000303

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Book Description Harper & Brothers, NY, 1899. Brown Cloth. Book Condition: Good+. Plates and Maps (illustrator). Former library copy with usual stamps and labels. Great working copy. Solid contemporary binding. Maps present, and one is torn. 491p., including appendix and index. Large linen-backed map laid in. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library, Hard Cover. Bookseller Inventory # C319

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Book Description Harper & Brothers, London, 1899. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. First Edition. xviii + 509pp + 2pp adverts at rear. Gilt on blue boards, general edge rubbing to boards, owner's bookplate to front pastedown, owner's stamp to front endpaper, 2 folding maps (edge tears) plus folding data table (cotton imports), rough cut edges, general ageing to contents. Overall a Good copy. Heavy book, extra shipping may be required to non-UK address. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 018556

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Book Description Harper & Brothers,, New York, 1899. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Fair. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. 509 pages, 2 folding maps, 1 folding table, ex-library, covers show some soiliing and shelf-wear, text and maps are very good. Frontispiece is not original, it is a photocopy. Based on a visit to China in 1898 including a tour of the various Army and Navy establishments for the Chinese Government. Cordier 2571. List of chapters: Amoy, Armies and Navies, British Consul in China, Canton, Chefoo, Chinkiang, Finance and Currency, Foochow, Forts and Arsenals, Hankow, Honk Kong, Japan, Kiangzin, Kiao-chow, Kiu-kiang, Nanking, Newchwang, Observatopms. Peking, Railways, Shanghai, Swatow, Tientsin, Tongshan, Trade, Treaties and Tariffs, United States, Waterways, Wei-Hai-Wei, Wuchow & Wuhu. ; Ex-Library. Bookseller Inventory # 7581

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Book Description Harper., London., 1899. Large folding map, folding table, xviii + 509pp, appendix, index, foxed throughout, binding heavily marked and worn at corners and considerably so at head and tail of spine, closed tear to margin of map, hinges split, still sound. "Although my report deals mainly with trading and commercial questions, it cannot exclude considerations of high policy, and I am compelled to travel outside the limits originally defined for the scope of my Mission. In framing my report it is impossible to ignore conditions inseparable from the Commercial Questions - viz., matters relating to international, racial and political complications." From the author's preface. Bookseller Inventory # 29878

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Book Description Harper & Brothers,, New York, 1899. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Good. 491 pages, 1 folding table, pictorial cloth. 1st U.S. edition, cover little soiled & sun-faded, text vg. Based on a visit to China in 1898 including a tour of the various Army and Navy establishments for the Chinese Government. Cordier 2571. List of chapters: Amoy, Armies and Navies, British Consul in China, Canton, Chefoo, Chinkiang, Finance and Currency, Foochow, Forts and Arsenals, Hankow, Honk Kong, Japan, Kiangzin, Kiao-chow, Kiu-kiang, Nanking, Newchwang, Observatopms. Peking, Railways, Shanghai, Swatow, Tientsin, Tongshan, Trade, Treaties and Tariffs, United States, Waterways, Wei-Hai-Wei, Wuchow & Wuhu. Bookseller Inventory # 2993

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Book Description Harper and Brothers - New York, 1899. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. 6" x 9",xxii,491 pages with single multi fold chart. Yellow cloth covers with Red lettered cover and spine and American and British flags and Chinese Dragon on front. Left side of spine and a portion of back cover with slight color loss but no damage; book without wear but light handling soling to cover. Binding straight, square and secure and hinges supple. Interior bright, clean and unmarked except for scattered book dealer pencil marks. Folding chart shows all cotton imports into China for the year 1897.***** China was seen as a state to be divided in the growing American imperialist wave of the late 19th century. It was seen as a country up for division between the U.S. and Great Britain and their commercial interests. Beresford went to China to tally the resources as a preliminary to that possibility.***** NOT EX-LIBRARY. Bookseller Inventory # 791

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Book Description 1899. Harper & Brothers. Hardback. Book - Good for age. Ex-lib, Signed by author. Bookseller Inventory # 26797

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Book Description Harper & Brothers Publishers, New York AND LONDON, 1899. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. MAPS PORTRAIT (illustrator). 1st Edition. Hardcover, 5 1/2" x 6 1/2" x 2", 491 printed pages, 1899,FIRST EDITION, account of the British Lord's visit to various Chinese cities from Peking, Shanghai .to Canton, a study how to secure the trading and commercial interest of the British and Americans, how to avoid war, 3 fold-out maps: Map of Chinese Empire and its waterways 18" x 25", in color, and Chinese Empire and its area and population surrounded by Japan, Corea, Siam, Russia.18" x 20", in color, weak mount of folded map - 2 closed tears where attached to page and a statistic fold out. Yellow cloth with dragon and British and American Flag, red text, see picture. The spine is darkened, the back shows some light smudges, top edge a bit dusty. minute wear on top of spine. interior tight and clean. Historic insight into the doom of break up of Chine at the end of the 19th century. Bookseller Inventory # 003872

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