Treaty between China and Japan, circa 1878
Scope and Contents
'Treaty of Peace, Commerce, and Navigation, between the Empires of China and Japan': an English translation from the Chinese of a treaty signed in Tientsin, 13 September 1871, including manuscript annotations. The translation is by Frederick Eastlake, and revises a translation made by William S. Frederick Mayers. It is undated, but originates from 1878 or later.
- circa 1878
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1 item(s) (1 bifolio)
Language of Materials
- From the Fonds: Parkes, Sir Harry Smith, 1828-1885 (Knight, diplomat) (Person)