Quarto. XX, 552pp. Uncut and partly unopened copy. Original red cloth with gold lettering on front cover and spine. Top edge gilt. Frontispiece protected with a tissue-guard. Fascinating work on the Russians in Manchuria, and the coming crisis with the Japanese Empire. This study is profusely illustrated with numerous b/w photographic reproductions of views, portraits and monuments. Unfortunately, this book is lacking its large folding map at rear. Spine age-toned. Minor soiling on covers and slight rubbing along edges. Binding in overall good, interior in very good to near fine condition. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Manchu and Muscovite. Being Letters from ...
Publisher: Macmillan and Co.
Publication Date: 1904
Book Condition: vg
Edition: First edition.
Book Description Macmillan, London, 1904. First Edition. Hardcover. Large thick octavo. xx + 552pp. Original red cloth gilt-lettered on spine. B/w frontis. & plates. Fold-out map at rear (has a short edge tear & a few miscreases, but otherwise remains clean & bright). Spine slightly faded, spine ends chafed, short tear at top of spine, page-edges browned, bumps to corners of boards, pencilled previous owner's names on two early pages, frontis. tissue-gaurd browned, occasional foxing to pages throughout, otherwise a solid near-VG copy (no dust jacket). Bookseller Inventory # 46487
Book Description Macmillan, 1907. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Very Good. 8vo. Red cloth. Macmillan, 1907. Clean, unmarked pages. 564 pp. Rear color fold out map of Manchuria. Good binding and cover. Hardcover. Spine rubbed. "Dedicated to the Gallant Japanese Nation" Ships daily. Bookseller Inventory # 1012060026