frontis, maps, photos, index, ix, 282p. Original cloth. dj (price-clipped). 22cm. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Sir George Macartney spent 28 years around the turn of the century as British representative in Sinkiang - one of the most remote and lonely posts ever maintained by the British government. As this account makes clear, it was a career remarkable chiefly for dedicated service and objective reporting. All those interested in the history of the British Empire and the History of China and Russia.
Title: Macartney at Kashgar: New Light on British, ...
Publisher: Methuen & Co
Publication Date: 1973
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: 1st ed.
Book Description Methuen young books. Hardcover. Condition: Fair. A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Seller Inventory # G0416653901I5N10
Book Description Methuen & Co Ltd, London, 1973. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. The career of Sir George Macartney who was British representative, unofficial at first then later British Consul, for the area of China's most westerly province - Xinjiang (Sinkiang). During his time there he was a witness to the effects of Russian and Chinese revolutions and cross-border tensions between these powers. Maps inside covers, also some B&W photographs. All proceeds from this sale go to Oxfam. Seller Inventory # 004641
Book Description Methuen, London, 1973 First Edition. Hardback. Dust Jacket., 1973. 8vo. pp xii, 282. Original publisher's brown cloth covered boards with gilt lettering at spine. Brown and white illustrated dust jacket. Includes 7 black and white illustrations. ISBN: 0416653901 Dust jacket slightly sunned at spine and top edge, fore-edges very lightly marked in places, else content clean. Very good indeed.very good indeed. Seller Inventory # C17617
Book Description Condition: Good. little wear, scuff marks, browning and discolouration to jacket. price clipped, spotting to pages fore-edges, pencil notes to margins of some pages, shipped from the UK. Seller Inventory # 870/KP/510H 901
Book Description Methuen, London, 1973. orig. cloth. Frontis.,4pp photoplates. (illustrator). 22x14cm, xi,282,(4) pp. Name on title-page. Minor wear. VG., dustwrapper. Seller Inventory # 028736
Book Description Methuen, London, 1973. Hard cover. Near Fine, Cloth, dj NF, 282 pp. First edition. Appears almost unread. Illustrated. Endpaper map. Seller Inventory # 30069
Book Description Methuen young books, 1973. Hardcover. Condition: Good. 1st English Edition. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Seller Inventory # 0416653901