Item #5976 The Trade in Opium Extracted from North Britain Review Vol. 26, 1857. OPIUM, Isaac Taylor.

The Trade in Opium Extracted from North Britain Review Vol. 26, 1857

North Britain Review, [1857]. Sewn binding, self wraps. 8vo. Pp. 521-558. Disbound from the periodical North Britain Review, retaining original signature sewn binding. Small chip to fore edge of p. 521, else quite presentable. Very Good. Item #5976

Article details the British-China opium trade, opium smoking in China, and the hoped-for ultimate extinction of the trade and habit in China.

Isaac Taylor (1787-1865) was a historian, philosopher, inventor and son of the famed engraver of the same name. The article is now preserved in a removable, clear archival sleeve with acid-free backing.

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