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Published by the London Missionary Society. Undated, however the presentation plate in the front is dated 1890.
Brown/red boards, indented illustration on front and spine. Written by Mrs. Bryson of the London Mission, Tientsin China. Illustrated with many line drawings, including frontispiece. Written in a conversational style with a slightly patronising tone, a fascinating description of children's lives in China during the late 19th Century.
A presentation plate on the front end paper states: 'Presented to Miss Millie Hanshaw by the London Missionary Society (Hendon Auxiliary) (1890).
The boards are worn on their edges, and the spine is slightly darkened. Yellow staining on the end papers. The pages are slightly yellowed with very little foxing. Binding sound. Fair/Good condition overall.
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