New York: Appleton-Century Company, 1913. First American Edition. 8vo. xvii, 447 pp. Black & white illustrations; map. Original rose colored cloth with gilt lettering. Darkening to covers, more so to spine; minor wear to extremities; a very good copy. Item #19242
The author, Special Correspondent at Peking, spent twelve years observing and studying in China, and travelled from the Argun to the Pearl during the disorders attending the rebellion against the Manchus.