An Army Officer on Leave in Japan Including a Sketch of Manila and Environment. Philippine Insurrection of 1896-7, Dewey's Battle of Manila Bay and a Description of Formosa
Maus, Colonel L. Mervin

Chicago, Illinois: A.C. McClurg & Co., 1911. F xxi + 412 pages; useful index; profusely illustrated in black and white throughout; chapter contents on travel from San Francisco to Manila, commercial opportunities in the Philippines, Mariveles, description of fellow ship-board travelers; Formosa, Nagasaki, late 19th century Japanese history of shoguns & modernization, religious persecutions, Yokohama, Kamakura, Yokosuka, Buddhism, Japanese army & navy, appendix with routes of travel by Louis Mervin Maus (1851 - 1939) Col. U.S. Army, deputy Surgeon General; approx. 5 1/4" x 7 1/2" size; bound in gray-blue cloth, black line illustration of a mounted Japanese samurai on front cover, other illustrations on spine, gilt cover and spine titles, top edge gilt; a little edge, tips wear to the boards, spine titles dulled; contents very well-printed on quality paper stock, clean and in very good condition. Very Good Hardcover (Item ID: 24423)


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