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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 C.E. Tuttle Co. in Rutland, Vt .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Korea
    • Subjects:
    • Bird, Isabella L. 1831-1904 -- Travel -- Korea.,
    • Korea -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementby Mrs. Bishop (Isabella L. Bird) ; with a preface by Sir Walter C. Hiller.
      SeriesTut books. T
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS902.2 .B57 1986
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. in 1, [22] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages22
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2429635M
      ISBN 100804814899
      LC Control Number87118159


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Bird; 13 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Description and travel, Travel, Journeys, Social life and customs, Voyages, Descriptions et voyages; Places: Korea; People: Isabella L.

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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.

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Bishop with an invitation to preface her book on Korea with a.Korea & Her Neighbours/Chapter I Isabella Bird - Korea & Her Neighbours/Chapter II (First edition: UK, year.) Related Documents: Japan's annexation of Korea