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Is Aboriginal Formosa a Part of the Chinese Empire?, 1874

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Parkes 9/6

Scope and Contents

'Is Aboriginal Formosa a Part of the Chinese Empire? An Unbiased Statement of the Question, with Eight Maps of Formosa' (Shanghai, 1874), 1 volume (25 folios), including 9 plates photographed by William Saunders. Loose inside is a folio mounted on card containing an inscription to Parkes with the compliments of Charles Le Gendre, undated.


  • 1874

Conditions Governing Access

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1 volume(s) (1 volume)

1 folio(s) (1 folio)

Language of Materials


Repository Details

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