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My pleasures and palaces

Harry Hussey

My pleasures and palaces

an informal memoir of forty years in modern China.

by Harry Hussey

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • China -- History -- Republic, 1912-1949.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementIntrod. by V. K. Wellington Koo.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS778.H89 A3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination384 p.
      Number of Pages384
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5541312M
      LC Control Number67019104

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The memoirs of an architect who has spent most of his life working, travelling, and living in the Far East. He was born in a small Canadian town in ; an assignment for the International YMCA sent him to the Orient in There he visited Japan, Formosa, Seoul, Manila&#;and China, to which he returned inand settled in Peking in As a benign bearer of the white man's burden.

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