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Illustrations of China and its people : a series of two hundred photographs, with letterpress descriptive of the places and people represented / by J. Thomson, F.R.G.S.

Thomson, J. 1837-1921.
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About this work


London : Sampson Low, Marston, Low, and Searle, 1873-1874.

Physical description

4 volumes : illustrations, portraits ; 49 cm


Includes photographs of opium smoking (vol.1).

Exhibitions note

Exhibited in "China and Siam. Through the Lens of John Thomson" at Brunei Gallery, London, 13 April - 23 June 2018

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographic footnotes.


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