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Picturesque representations of the dress and manners of the Chinese.

Illustrated in fifty coloured engravings, with descriptions.

by Alexander, William

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Published by Murray in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Costume -- China.,
  • China -- Social life and customs.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesThe costume of China.
    StatementBy William Alexander.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[52] ℗ .,
    Number of Pages52
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14195613M

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    Picturesque Representation of the Dress and Manners of the Chinese. London: W. Bulmer for John Murray, 4° ( x mm). 50 hand-colored engraved plates after Alexander. (Frontispiece slightly shorter, mounted on stub; some pale spotting or offsetting.). Illustration from Picturesque Representations of the Dress and Manners of the English by William Alexander, Digitally enhanced by rawpixel-com jpg 1, × 1,; MB Illustration from Picturesque Representations of the Dress and Manners of the English by William Alexander, Digitally enhanced by rawpixel-com jpg 1, × 2,; MB.

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Picturesque Representations of the Dress and Manners of the Chinese, London: for John Murray by W. Bulmer and Co., 4o ( x mm). Additional hand-coloured aquatint title and 49 plates.

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