Thian Ti Hwui. The Hung-League or Heaven-Earth-League. A secret society with the Chinese in China and India. Gustave SCHLEGEL.
Thian Ti Hwui. The Hung-League or Heaven-Earth-League. A secret society with the Chinese in China and India.

Thian Ti Hwui. The Hung-League or Heaven-Earth-League. A secret society with the Chinese in China and India.

Singapore: A.G. Banfield, [1957]. 4to, xl, 253, (1) pp. 15 folding plates at the end. Original gilt titled blue buckram, some mild rubbing, foot of lower cover a little marked. A ground-breaking study of the triads which first appeared in 1866, of which this is a facsimile. Although initially published with 16 plates, no. 14 was suppressed in most copies of the first edition and doesn't appear here. Item #27181

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