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Maclellan, J.W.
The Story of Shanghai from the Opening of the Port to Foreign Trade
North-China Herald, Shanghai, 1889. A description of the development of foreign trade in Shanghai from 1832 to present. The author wrote extensively about the opening of markets & banking, particularly in India and China towards the end of the 19th century. Owner stamp of Geo. R. Brush M.D. Brush was a ship's doctor for the American Squadron in the China Seas. This pamphlet bears his faint ownership stamp "Geo. R. Brush MD. U.S. Navy Sayville, L.I. N. York". 8vo, 124pp, gray paper wraps, cover slt. dusty, internally clean. Rare in the trade, especiallly in this condition. OCLC: 16835850 at 17 libraries but no copies online, nor recorded as having appeared on RareBookHub. (See Maclellan's article "Banking in India and China, A Sketch" Banker's Mag., LV (1893) p. 52, cited in Chapman, S.D. "British-Based Investment Groups before 1914." Economic History Review, Vol. 38, No. 2 (May, 1985), pp 230-251. [Attributes: Soft Cover]
Bookseller: Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints, ABAA [Garrison, NY, U.S.A.]
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