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Japan and the Illustrated London News
Language: en
Pages: 411
Authors: Terry Bennett
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Brill

The Illustrated London News, launched in 1842, was the world's first illustrated newspaper and an immediate success. Its first report on Japan, however, was not until eleven years later when as a result of Commodore Perry's much discussed plan to 'open' Japan it published a substantial piece entitled 'The United
The Illustrated London News, 1932-1934
Language: en
Pages: 612
Authors: G. K. Chesterton
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-03-25 - Publisher: Ignatius Press

This volume contains all of G.K. Chesterton's columns in The Illustrated London News from 1932 to 1934. Most of the weekly articles have never been printed in book form until Ignatius Press undertook to do the collected works. Chesterton lovers will be delighted to find this treasure filled with jewels
Japan and The Graphic
Language: en
Pages: 402
Authors: Terry Bennett
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-11-02 - Publisher: Global Oriental

Launched in December 1869 in direct competition to The Illustrated London News(ILN). As with the ILN, this complementary one-stop reference volume brings together the complete archive of all reports, features, illustrations and incidental commentaries relating to Japan from the first report of 5 February 1870 to its concluding report on
The Merchant's Tale
Language: en
Pages: 316
Authors: Simon Partner
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-12-19 - Publisher: Columbia University Press

In April 1859, at age fifty, Shinohara Chūemon left his old life behind. Chūemon, a well-off farmer in his home village, departed for the new port city of Yokohama, where he remained for the next fourteen years. There, as a merchant trading with foreigners in the aftermath of Japan’s 1853
The Illustrated London News
Language: en
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Authors: Simon Partner
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1854 - Publisher:

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