Lord Macartney, An Embassy to China, Folio Society edition, 2004
An Embassy to China, Being the Journal kept by Lord Macartney during his Embassy to the Emperor Ch'ien-lung 1793 - 1794
Published by the Folio Society, London, in 2004.
Beautifully illustrated with watercolour sketches made during the embassy by William Alexander.
Introduction by Johnathan Spence. edited by J L Cranmer-Byng.
Consists of Outer Slipcase, with printed paper over boards. Very good condition with slight scuffing and scratching. Book is in fine condition - as new.
xviii + 314pp.
Outer Slipcase: 273mm high x 202mm wide x 38mm deep.