The Autobiography of the Chung-Wang Translated from the Chinese, by W. T. Lay

By: Li, Hsiu-ch'eng, 1823-1864

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ix, 104 p. Translation of Li Hsiu-ch'eng kung. "Long regarded as one of the principal sources about the Taiping movement in the 1850's and early 1860's." Yet, a classic forgery whose accuracy is uncertain. Reprint of the 1865 ed. Bound in green cloth with black on 1/3 of spine with title in gold, translator's name continues on green cloth. Spine slightly scuffed at bottom, top board outer corner bumped, small scuff on the outer top lower board edge. Endpapers show some discoloration from glue.

Title: The Autobiography of the Chung-Wang Translated from the Chinese, by W. T. Lay

Author Name: Li, Hsiu-ch'eng, 1823-1864

Illustrator: No ill.

Categories: China,

Publisher: New York :, Praeger Publishers,: 1970

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Good+

Jacket Condition: No DJ as Issued

Size: 8.5" Tall

Seller ID: AE0015

Keywords: Tai-ping Rebellion, Chinese History, Ch'ing Dynasty