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Letters from a Chinese official, being an Eastern view of Western civilization

by G. Lowes Dickinson

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Published by Doubleday in New York .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS721 D53 1903
The Physical Object
Pagination75p.
Number of Pages75
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24473747M

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Addeddate   Letters from a Chinese official; being an eastern view of western civilization Letters from a Chinese official; being an eastern view of western civilization by Dickinson, Goldsworthy Lowes. Publication date Topics Great Britain -- Civilization, China -- Civilization Publisher New York: McClure, Phillips & co.

Pages: New York, Boards. Condition: Very good. First Edition. 12mo. viii,(2),97,(1)pp. Original tan boards, paper label (a bit faded) on front cover. An answer to, "Letters from a Chinese Official, Being an Eastern View of Western Civilization" that was published by McClure Phillips three years earlier.

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LETTERS FROM A CHINESE OFFICIAL – Being an Eastern View of Western Civilization Anonymous Published Doubleday Page & Co. DESCRIPTION: Hardback no dust cover. Has the original book corner protectors on the front cover. 7” x 4 ¾” small format. 75 pages. CONDITION: GOOD PLUS CONDITION.

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Letters from a Chinese Official (‘Being an Eastern View of Western Civilization’) is a brief series of essays contrasting Chinese and Western life to the strong advantage of the former. Originally published anonymously in England in and in America.

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Harper, ). Eastern civ = China and it is a response to an earlier article offering a Chinese view of 'western civ'. The opening paragraph is about as fragile as you might expect it to be.

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