Lot 353: Rare 1877 account of San Francisco Chinatown

PBA Galleries

PBA Galleries

2016-01-13 11:47:00

Lot 353: Author: N/A; Title: Methodist Minister's rare autobiographic narrative of his work among the Chinese in California; Place Published: N/A; Publisher: N/A; Date Published: 1877; Description: Rev. O.[yid] Gibson. The Chinese in America / T'ong Yan Choi Kum Shan (Cincinnati, 1877) Original cloth, 403pp. Ex-library, with bookplate, rubberstamps to blank flyleaf and faint remnant of number on spine. An uncommon landmark book of Chinese-American history.Complete description available. Please contact pba@pbagalleries.com for more information. Condition: Very good. PBA Galleries' Sale 578: Americana, Travel/Exploration, Cartography, African/Asian Americana and Directories Thursday, 28th January 2016 Estimate: $200-400
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