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J. O. P. Bland

Houseboat Days In China (a shooting trip on Chinese rivers)

Published: Edward Arnold, London, 1909

Edition: 1st

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From aboard his houseboat, the Saucy Jane, Bland sailed the waters of the Yangtze River, visiting local villages and observing Chinese life. He hunted a variety of small game including pheasants, partridge, snipe, water fowl and wild boar. Original green cloth with gilt blocked decor and spine titles, gilt titles and decor on upper cover. Illustrated with 2 plates, folding map, and chapter head and tail drawings. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. A tight, clean copy. 

  • Binding Condition: Very Good
  • Overall Condition: Very Good, tight and firm
  • Size: Large octavo
  • Sold By: Classic Arms Books
  • Contact Person: Ken Czech
  • Country: United States
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  • Telephone: 320-255-1870
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