The Chinese Railways: A Historical Survey - H. Cheng Lin 1935 - China United Press, 299 - First Edition Scarce work on the history and future of railways in China, with chapters on the railway loans, annexation of Manchuria, and highly detailed listing of relevant documents. Published as volume 5 in the ‘”China To-Day” Series’.

The author, H. Lin Cheng, was formerly a Counsellor in the Chinese Ministry of Railways.

In original cloth, monochrome map showing railways - current, proposed and under construction, as well as those not operated by the Chinese Government.
  Provenance: J.C. Sykes, with their bookplate.

Large octavo (book size 25x17.5cm), pp. ix [1] 214. In publisher’s speckled beige cotton cloth, spine lettered in black.
  Condition: Near fine, mild toning to spine and edges, tear to final index page.   Ref: 109664   Price: HK$ 2,000