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Albany 1843, Jones. New black cloth, very good, 116p. Also with Illustrative & Corroborative Notes, Additional Chapters on Ancient & Modern History, Intercourse.by E. G. Squier. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION SUBTITLE: cont. Views of Their Principal Arts and Sciences. An excellent primary source by a long time resident of Can- ton and naturalist in Beechey's Expedition. A accurate and true interpretation of actual life and activities in China, covering the causes and probable results of the [Opium] War, opium traffic, remedies & mania, physical & moral character of a Chinese, a Chinese woman, circulation of the Scriptures and a summary of the facilities and difficulties in the way of Missionary labour. With commentaries on relations of son, neighbour, & subject, music, religion , Chinaman's estimate of the female character, entertainments, husbandry, Medical Missionary Soc., military, navy, philosophy, diet, logic, language, elocution, penmanship, festivities, architecture, drawing, surgery, medical knowledge, curious concepts of the human frame, veterinary art, maladies, gymnic feats, cost- ume, thrift, arts, manufactures, Hong Kong &c., &c. Cordier, Sinica 77; Lust, 48. Artikel-Nr.: 84111703.