London: Trubner and Co., 1882. First Edition. Paperback. Octavo; i, 5pp. in yellow printed wrappers. Covers separated, name to front, erasure holes to upper edge. A good copy. Item #18959
Offprint from the 'Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland, Vol. XIV, Part 1.' 'The Yi or Nuosuo people (historically known as Lolo) are an ethnic group in China, Vietnam, and Thailand. Numbering 8 million, they are the seventh largest of the 55 ethnic minority groups officially recognized by the People's Republic of China. They live primarily in rural areas of Sichuan, Yunnan, Guizhou, and Guangxi, usually in mountainous regions.' (wiki).