China : its state and prospects : with especial reference to the spread of the gospel : containing allusions to the antiquity, extent, population, civilization, literature, and religion of the Chinese / by W.H. Medhurst ... ; illustrated with engravings on wood by G. Baxter.
- London : John Snow, 1838.
- Physical Description:
- xv, , 592 p.,  leaves of plates (1 folded) : ill. (some col.), map ; 24 cm.
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- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Abbey, J.R. Travel in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 539.
British Art Center has 2 copies. Copy 1 has "2nd thousand" on the t.p. and is bound in purple cloth.
Copy 2 is the Abbey copy. It has "3rd thousand" on the t.p. and is bound in blue cloth. Also, p. 449-464 is misnumbered 439-454. No text is wanting.
Plates engraved by George Baxter.
Printed by A. Simpson, Warwick Lane, Paternoster Row.
- Subject Terms:
- Baxter, George, 1804-1867 -- Printer.China -- Description and travel.Gould, C. -- Autograph.Missions -- China.Simpson, A. -- Printer.Snow, John -- Publisher.
- Chromoxylographs -- 1838.
Wood engravings -- 1838.
- IIIF Manifest:
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Medhurst, Walter Henry, 1796-1857, China : its state and prospects , 1838
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