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Elgin"s mission to China and Japan

Laurence Oliphant

Elgin"s mission to China and Japan

by Laurence Oliphant

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Published by Oxford U.P in Hong Kong, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Elgin, James Bruce, -- Earl of.,
  • China -- History -- Foreign intervention, 1857-1861.,
  • China -- Description and travel.,
  • Japan -- Description and travel.,
  • Gt. Brit. -- Foreign relations -- Japan.,
  • Japan -- Foreign relations -- Gt. Brit.

  • Edition Notes

    Facsimile reprint of 1st ed., Edinburgh, Blackwood, 1859.

    Statementby Laurence Oliphant ; with an introduction by J. J. Gerson.
    GenreJapan., Gt. Brit.
    SeriesOxford in Asia historical reprints
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2v(xiv,492p.,6plates(2fold);(1),xi,496p.,18plates(3fold)) :
    Number of Pages496
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14960068M
    ISBN 100196410045

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    English: Identifier: narrativeofearlo02olip (find matches) Title: Narrative of the Earl of Elgin's mission to China and Japan in the years , '58, '59 Year: Authors: Oliphant, Laurence, Subjects: Elgin, James Bruce, Earl of, Publisher: Edinburgh W. Blackwood Contributing Library: Robarts - University of Toronto Digitizing Sponsor: University of TorontoDate: Published in   Reading List: Books To Help You Understand Japan The ongoing nuclear crisis is one of many major disasters Japan has experienced over the past century. Cases of .


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Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Oliphant, Laurence, Elgin's mission to China and Japan. Hong Kong, New York, Oxford University Press, Narrative of the Earl of Elgin's Mission to China and Japan, in Two Volumes, Volumes One and Two history asia sexp exploration Size 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall A new book is a book previously not circulated to a buyer.

Although a new book is typically free of any faults or defects, Book Edition: Second Edition. Narrative of the Earl of Elgin's Mission to China and Japan in the Years'58, ' Volume 2 [Oliphant, Laurence] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Narrative of the Earl of Elgin's Mission to China and Japan in the Years'58, ' Volume 2Author: Laurence Oliphant. EdinburghBlackwood.

New 3/4 leather over marbled boards, +p., appendix, lacks frontis in vol. 1., else complete with 19 color chromlitho plates, 50 woodcuts, three folding maps, 2 text maps, as is, 14 Elgins mission to China and Japan book 23 cm. FIRST EDITION A major primary resource and a famous book by a British diplomat.

The primary account of British incursion into China and the hostilities at Canton, special Author: OLIPHANT, Laurence. In JuneLord Elgin returned to China to assist with additional attacks, which were initially led by his brother.

In between Lord Elgin's two trips to China, he had visited Japan. In Augusthe signed a Treaty of Amity and Commerce whose negotiation was much eased by the recent Harris Treaty between Japan and the United States. : Narrative Of The Earl Of Elgin's Mission To China And Japan In The Years'58, ' Xvi, + 2 Pp Publisher's Catalog.

Original Brown Ribbed Cloth, Gilt Lion On Front Covebrown Endpapers. Spinerepaired Very Long Ago With Matching Dark Tape, With Handwritten Spine Label, But Front Joint Has Entirely Split Open Nevertheless And Front Board Held Only By Edition: First American Ediiton, First Printing.

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Cover has no visible wear, and the dust jacket Seller Rating: % positive. I have here for sale both volumes of the book entitled NARRATIVE OF THE EARL OF ELGIN'S MISSION TO CHINA AND JAPAN IN THE YEARS58, 59 BY LAURENCE OLIPHANT, Private Secretary to Lord Elgin.

with illustrations from original drawings and photographs. Published in by William Blackwood. The pair of books are packed with maps, colour plates, black and white illustrations Seller Rating: % positive. Get this from a library. Narrative of the Earl of Elgin's mission to China and Japan in the years'58, ' [Laurence Oliphant] -- The author, private secretary to Lord Elgin, gives a history of the Special Mission to China and Japan which extends over two years.

Placed in. James Bruce, 8th Earl of Elgin and 12th Earl of Kincardine, KT, GCB, KSI, PC (20 July – 20 November ) was a British colonial administrator and diplomat. He served as Governor of Jamaica (–), Governor General of the Province of Canada (–), and Viceroy of India (–).

Inhe was appointed High Commissioner and Plenipotentiary in China and the Far Children: Victor Bruce, 9th Earl of Elgin. Narrative of the Earl of Elgin's Mission to China and Japan in the Years'58, '59 (Volume 1) | Laurence Oliphant | ISBN: | Kostenloser Versand für alle Bücher mit Versand und Verkauf duch : Laurence Oliphant.

LITERARY.; NEW PUBLICATIONS. NARRATIVE OF THE EARL OF ELGIN'S MISSION TO CHINA AND JAPAN IN THEYEARSAND By LAURENCE OLIPHANT, Esq., Private Secretary to Lord ELGIN,New-York.

In Laurence Oliphant (), lawyer, journalist, diplomat and sometime spy, became private secretary to Lord Elgin, accompanying him on a diplomatic mission to Japan and China, aimed at extended British trading interests. His account provides a highly informative analysis of the negotiations from a privileged vantage point.

Entry in Wiener China-Bibliographie (referring to a reprint) Lawrence Oliphant: Narrative of the Earl of Elgin’s mission to China and Japan in the years’58, ’59 (New York: Harper ) Digitized: > Internet Archive (Book contributor: Robarts – University of Toronto, digitizing sponsor: MSN).

Title: THE EARL OF ELGINS MISSION-CHINA/JAPANst EdProvenance: NARRATIVE OF THE EARL OF ELGIN'S MISSION TO C Item was passed. narrative of the earl of elgin’s mission to china and japan in the years’58, ’59 £ £ Superbly illustrated two-volume account of Lord Elgin’s expeditions to the Far East in which resulted in the occupation of Canton, the burning of Peking’s Imperial Summer Palace; and the opening of Japan to European trade.

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