When I Was A Boy In China

By: Lee, Yan Phou

Price: $50.00

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This book is in Near Fine condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name and Chinese "Chop" on the front end paper. "Born in Xiangshan, China in 1861, Immigrated in 1880 to Hartford, Connecticut as part of the Chinese Educational Mission. - Was “recalled” after one year, but immigrated back on the condition that he could never return to China. When I was a Boy in China was published in 1887 by D. Lothrop Company and was the first book published by someone of Asian descent in English in the U. S. The book covers many topics including Chinese religious practices, schooling, architecture, and more." (from : http: //blogs. Cofc.edu/engl362-01crn12431/yan-phou-lee/)

Title: When I Was A Boy In China

Author Name: Lee, Yan Phou

Categories: China,

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Publisher: Boston, MA, Lothrop Publishing Company: 1887

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: A37265

Keywords: China Yan Phou Lee Biography Author Biography History Of China Immigrants China,