China and Its People

INVENTORY #128616

China and Its People

WITHROW, W. H. (ed.)

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Topics include the Chinese character, how they bury their dead, tea, foot binding, marriage, the opium vice, gambling, women, etc. Large section about Christian missions, including Catholic, Methodist, and, most especially, the missions of the Canadian Methodist Church. Describes obstructions to missions, the progress of Christianity in China, some problems solved by Methodism in China.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: William Briggs
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1894
  • Place Published: Toronto
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    vi, [1], 8-304 p. 19 cm. B&w illustrations. Frontispiece map. Brown cloth with gold print and coloured design. Corners bumped, spine ends softened, dents in lower edges, a bit of spine lean. Tiny bit of label residue on front free endpaper. An occasional mark but overall pages are clean and neat.

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