Trade and Diplomacy on the China Coast : The Opening of the Treaty Ports, 1842 - 1854. Volume One only.

Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1953. First edition. Hardcover in red cloth binding. Octavo. Light wear along edges of boards with some scuffing to covers and piece of white paper/sticker stuck to upper corner of front cover. Minor bumping to head and heel of spine and roll to spine. Name and stamp of previous owner on front free endpaper. Page edges are lightly browned. 489 pages with maps, notes, tables, and index. A history of China's relations with Western nations during the era of the Opium Wars and time of uneven treaties. Volume I contains the text and notes for this work (volume II contains 2 appendices and glossary). Good without dust jacket. Item #10850

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