Canton in late 19th century

Book review: In the Land of Pagodas – Canton and Hong Kong through the eyes of a 19th century French charmer

Turn-of-the century memoir has been enhanced by co-editorswith detailed footnotes about the author’s vivid accounts of places including colonial Hong Kong and Shanghai with its then-300-strong French community

Topic |   Old Hong Kong

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Canton in late 19th century
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