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DAUGHTERS OF CHINA Sketches of Domestic Life in the Celestial Empire, Bridgman, Eliza J. Gillett

Name    Bridgman, Eliza J. Gillett

Title   DAUGHTERS OF CHINA Sketches of Domestic Life in the Celestial Empire

Binding   Hardcover

Condition   Very Good

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   New York, NY Robert Carter & Brothers 1853

Seller ID   5025

This is hardcover book in dark brown cloth with blindstamped design on both covers and spine with gilt on the spine. The binding is tight, corners are straight, there is barely any wear. There is a slight slant to the spine. The end papers are original and have somw former owner writing in pencil and some in ink. There is a n engraved frontispiece of a full view of a female. There are other wood line engravings of scenes. A piece of the tissue guard over the frontispiece is missing. Someone has written in words in pencil on the bottom of the frontispiece next to the caption. The first five or six pages have some serious foxing or staining from the page edges going in. This book is in English. Charming small book. Well cared for. ; 8vo; 234 pages

History Asia China Social Issues Women Testamonial Missionary Work Eliza J. Gillett Bridgman

Price = 350.00 USD

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