# 20192

NYE, Gideon (1812-1888)

The opium question and the Northern campaigns :

$1,200.00 AUD

including notices of some strictures by reviewers of the former ; and indications of the salient points of the latter, down to the Treaty of Nanking … … Canton : [s.n.], 1875. Large octavo, original printed wrappers (brittle and chipped, paper loss along spine, upper wrapper with repair), pp [20], 26, [17]-68, [14]; internally clean and sound; loosely inserted at rear are two offpints of journal articles by Nye.

American diplomat and merchant Gideon Nye’s study of the First Opium War (1839-1842) and its political and economic consequences.