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Twentieth Century Impressions of Hongkong, Shanghai, and Other Treaty Ports of China - Arnold Wright, H. A. Cartwright

1908 - Lloyd’s Greater Britain Publishing Company, London - First Edition
A massive and exhaustive work, illustrated with well over a thousand black and white photographs. Containing 270 detailed pages dedicated to Hong Kong, 324 pages to Shanghai, and 150 pages to the remaining treaty ports.

Covering not only history, culture and government, but details on the major conglomerates, companies, industries, clubs (business, social and sporting), and leading figures of the day. There is nothing comparable.

Scarce and even more so in such exceptional condition in the original publisher’s gilt decorated binding.
 
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Price HK$ 45,000



Twentieth Century Impressions of British Malaya - Arnold Wright, H. A. Cartwright

1908 - Lloyd’s Greater Britain Publishing Company, London - First Edition
An uncommon copy of this informative and massive compendium on British Malaya, 959 pages, over 1,000 photographs.

With chapters covering the Straits Settlements, The Federated Malay States, prominent social and industrial figures, companies, colonial civil services such as education and hospitals, sport, constitution and law, railways, botany, agriculture, rubber, mining, fisheries, meteorology, literature, and native arts and handicrafts.

Profusely illustrated with hundreds of black and white photographs, together with a frontispiece map of the Malay Peninsula.
 
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Price HK$ 23,000