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Europe in China. The History of HongKong from the Beginning to the Year 1882. 
Eitel, E.J. 

vi + [3] + 575pp + xipp, index, 19th century full morocco binding recased with backstrip laid down, modern endpapers, gilt dentelles. Presentation plate laid down front paste down, "Presented to Mr. George Thomas Crook by His Brother Journalists, on the Eve of his Departure form the Colony, April 6th, 1898". From the library of Arthur Hacker, Hong Kong journalist, artist, author and collector. First edition. Luzac & Co. London. 1895. A very interesting copy of this classic Hong Kong history.