China and Civil War News articles appearing in Boston Morning Journal Vol. XXX, No. 8924, January 24 1862.

China and Civil War News articles appearing in Boston Morning Journal Vol. XXX, No. 8924, January 24 1862.

Boston: 1862. Mr. [Albany] Fonblanque visits the Great Wall of China around the time of the Taiping Rebellion - describes his visit, as well as the desolation to the Chinese country, a pawn brokers shop was looted and the "sacred proceeds from Yuen-ming-yuen and the Llama Temple are for sale 'at exorbitant prices in Tien-tsin." Albany Fonblanque was an English journalist and a 'reformer' of the journalism profession.

Various Civil War news announcements: The Capture of Biloxi; Battle of Mill Springs; Fort Pulaski reported evacuated by Rebels;Trouble Among Rebel Generals (Kentucky); Rebels 6000 strong at Fort Henry; No Arrival from Burnside's Expedition (Fort Monroe).

4pp, 21 1/4 x 27", fold lines, some sml splits at folds, but altogether very good condition. Item #25103

Price: $125.00

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