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Letters from China :the Canton-Boston correspondence of Robert Bennet Forbes, 1838-1840 /compiled and edited, and with background essays, by Phyllis Forbes Kerr.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Forbes, R. B. (Robert Bennet), 1804-1889.
Kerr, Phyllis Forbes.
Publication
Mystic, Ct. : Mystic Seaport Museum, Inc.
Date
Ã1996.
Edition
1st ed.
Description
317 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 27 cm
Notes
Gift of Catherine Coolidge Lastavica
Includes bibliographical references (pages 276-277) and index.
ISBN
0913372773
9780913372777
GUSN
319989
Call Number
CPT CPT-01-110.448
Other People and Orgs
Forbes family.
Forbes, R. B. (Robert Bennet), 1804-1889
Descriptive terms
Commerce History 19th century.
Commerce.
Manners and customs.
Merchants
Merchants.
Ocean travel.
Opium trade.
Social life and customs 1644-1912.
Material Type
Correspondence.
Places
China
China.
Massachusetts
Massachusetts Boston
Massachusetts.

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