Terry's guide to the Japanese Empire including Chosen (Korea) and Taiwan (Formosa), with chapters on Manchuria, the Trans-Siberian Railway, and the Chief Ocean Routes to JapanA handbook for travelers by T. Philip Terry (1864-1945).
1080 pages, with 8 specially drawn maps and 23 plans, in English
Published: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Co., 1933.
Edition: Revised & Augmented.
In gold-blocked red publisher cloth boards with scarce brown paper dustwrapper. Illustrated with all present maps and plans (many folded).
This is one of the classic guides to a part of the world which was about to go through major change and upheaval. A real glimpse of a world now largely vanished. The plates in the advertising directory capture this well.
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