2004 An Embassy to China Being the Journal Kept by Lord Macartney during his Embassy to the Emperor Ch'ien-lung 1793-1794
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Colour Plates, Illustrated, Publishers' Original Binding, With Slipcase
A Folio edition of An Embassy to China, a collection of writings from the journal Lord Macartney kept during his Embassy to the Emperor Ch'ien-lung between 1793-1794. This edition is introduced by Jonathan Spence and edited by J. L. Cranmer-Byng
This volume is illustrated throughout the text with watercolour sketches made during the Embassy by William Alexander.
In the original slipcase.
In the publisher's original cloth binding. Externally, excellent. Internally, firmly bound with bright and clean pages. In the original slipcase which is also excellent.
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