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To China and back

Maurice H. McDowell

To China and back

the ancestors of Frances Grace Heimburger McDowell

by Maurice H. McDowell

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Published by F.G. McDowell in Salem, OR .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Heimburger family.,
  • McDowell, Frances Grace Heimburger, 1922- -- Family.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementcompiled by Maurice H. McDowell.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCS71.H467865 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 169 p. :
    Number of Pages169
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL70431M
    LC Control Number99170254

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    This ancient Chinese art, known as dragon scale bookbinding, stretches back more than 1, years to the Tang dynasty. Passed down between generations of royals and literate upper class families. Shelley and Wileman Backstamps The study of backstamps is a science in and of itself, and only the brave have dared to venture into this impenetrable thicket of marks, numbers, and names. By way of background, Wileman & Company was formed in to run the Foley China Works (replaced J. F. Wileman), and a variety of backstamps were used over.

      Read more about sharing. On 1 July, Hong Kong marks the 20th anniversary of the handover from British rule back to China. Here is what you need to . China is the planet’s most populous country and second largest by land mass. Its civilization is one of the world’s oldest, and it has maintained an advanced economy for two millennia.


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