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Korea and her neighbours

Isabella L. Bird

Korea and her neighbours

a narrative of travel, with an account of the recent vicissitudes and present position of the country

by Isabella L. Bird

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Published by John Murray in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Korea -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Mrs. Bishop (Isabella Bird). With a preface by Sir Walter C. Hillier.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14304862M

    Isabella Lucy Bird, married name Bishop FRGS (15 October – 7 October ), was a nineteenth-century British explorer, writer, photographer, and naturalist. With Fanny Jane Butler she founded the John Bishop Memorial hospital in Srinagar. She was the first woman to be elected Fellow of the Royal Geographical g place: Dean cemetery, Edinburgh. In Korea and Her Neighbours, written in two volumes between and , Isabella Bird documents one of the most critical and interesting periods of Korean, ISBN Price: $

    The images show people, landscapes and buildings in China, Japan, Korea, Persia and Morocco. Along with them is a selection of Isabella's published title pages, illustrations, itineraries and maps, and several of her letters discussing her passion for photography and the places she was travelling in. Product Description. This book was written by a remarkable woman, Isabella Bird Bishop, an independent British Victorian lady who had also written books about Japan and the toured Korea four times between March , and also toured Manchuria and Korean settlements in .

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