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Isabella Bird"s Chinese Pictures

Isabella Bird

Isabella Bird"s Chinese Pictures

Notes on Photographs

by Isabella Bird

  • 41 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Kegan Paul .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Photographs: collections,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • ASIA,
  • Asia - General,
  • General,
  • History / Asia,
  • (Isabella Lucy),,
  • 1831-1904,
  • Bird, Isabella L.,
  • China,
  • Description and travel,
  • Pictorial works,
  • Travel

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages133
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11240356M
    ISBN 100710310978
    ISBN 109780710310972
    OCLC/WorldCa56457965

      Isabella Bird: A Photographic Journal of Travels through China by Deborah Ireland will be published by Ammonite Press later this month. . Chinese Pictures 作者: Isabella Lucy Bird 出版社: Nabu Press 副标题: Notes on Photographs Made in China 出版年: 页数: 定价: GBP 装帧: Paperback ISBN:

      Isabella Bird was a formidable world traveller and British writer who went far beyond the boundaries explored by other Westerners. "Everything suggests a beyond." ~ Isabella L. Bird, A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains Isabella Bird was born in the English county of Yorkshire on October 15th, , to a family of clergy. Other books by Bird include The Yangtze Valley and Beyond (), Journeys in Persia and Kurdistan (), Among the Tibetans (), Korea and her Neighbours (), Chinese Pictures () and Notes on Morocco (). Isabella Bird died in Edinburgh on 7th October

      Isabella Lucy Bird was a famous English explorer, writer and photographer who traveled the world in the late ’s.. She visited China and documented her adventures in a book entitled “Chinese Pictures: Notes on Photographs” written under her married name of Mrs. J.F. Bishop and published by Charles L. Bowman & Co. in the year Among the photographs in the book is one . Looking for books by Isabella Lucy Bird? See all books authored by Isabella Lucy Bird, including Six Months in the Sandwich Islands: Among Hawaii's Palm Groves, Coral Reefs and Volcanoes, and Unbeaten Tracks in Japan: An Account of Travels in the Interior Including Visits to the Aborigines of Yezo and the Shrine of Nikko, and more on


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Isabella Lucy Bird (Octo – October 7, ) was a nineteenth-century English traveller, writer, and a natural historian. Works: * The Englishwoman in America () * Pen and Pencil Sketches Among The Outer Hebrides (published in The Leisure Hour) () * The Hawaiian Archipelago () * The Two Atlantics (published in The Leisure Hour) () * Australia Felix: Impressions of /5(3).

Isabella Bird's Chinese Pictures: Notes on Photographs by Professor Isabella Bird (Author) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book.

The digit and digit formats both published: 30 Jun, 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. “Chinese Pictures: China Through the Eyes of Isabella Bird” is a memoir of an English woman who travelled through the country in the s and took photos of.

- Isabella Lucy Bird married name Bishop was a nineteenth-century English explorer, writer, photographer and naturalist. With Fanny Jane Butler she founded the John Bishop Memorial hospital in Srinagar.

Wikipedia Born: OctoBoroughbridge, United Kingdom Died: October 7,Edinburgh, United Kingdom. See more ideas about John bishop, Memorial hospital, Isabella pins.

Chinese Pictures by Isabella L Bird,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. An illustration Isabella Birds Chinese Pictures book an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video An illustration of an audio speaker. Chinese pictures: notes on photographs made in China by Bird, Isabella L.

(Isabella Lucy), Publication date Topics Costume Publisher. Chinese Pictures is a loving reproduction of the photograph collection first published by the intrepid traveller Isabella Bird in The images were all taken by Isabella on her long travels in China in the late s, and provide a unique record of different aspects of China in that era, just before the Boxer Rebellion and its aftermath.

Enter Isabella Bird’s world that shows everyday life in China in the s, from baby towers to bound feet – and her armed escort of spearmen Wed. Chinese pictures: notes on photographs () by Isabella Lucy Bird.

sister projects: Wikidata item. INTRODUCTION. This little book is the outcome of talks with Mrs. Bishop over some of the photographs which were taken by her in one or other of her journeys into and across China.

Buy Chinese Pictures: Notes on Photographs Made in China (Classic Reprint) by Bird, Isabella L. (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.

Chinese Pictures: Notes on Photographs Made in China (Classic Reprint) [Isabella L. Bird] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This little book is the outcome of talks with Mrs. Bishop over some of the photographs which were taken b} her in one or other of her journeys into and across China.

Some of the photographs have alread} appeared in her pubhshed worksAuthor: Isabella L. Bird. Download Chinese Pictures free in PDF & EPUB format. Download ISABELLA BIRD's Chinese Pictures for your kindle, tablet, IPAD, PC or mobile. When Lady Isabella Hertford sought to brighten up her s dining room, cutting colourful birds out of a handy book must have felt like an inspired idea.

The decision could in. The photos she took during that time are now being celebrated by the Royal Geographical Society with the publication of a new photographic journal. ‘To Isabella’s great dismay, when she returned to England she found newspaper reports of China “breaking up” or in “decay”,’ says Deborah Ireland, author of Isabella Bird: A.

Lady Hertford used 28 pictures from John James Audubon’s ‘The Birds of America’ to stick onto her Chinese-inspired wallpaper in the Chinese Drawing Room. Among other travel books, Bird is the author of ‘The Yangtze Valley and Beyond’ () and ‘Chinese Pictures: Notes On Photographs Made in China’ (), both containing many of her photographs – some of these can be viewed on the Royal Geographical Society Picture Library site.

More of her photographs and papers are held at the National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh – a city she. Lady Isabella Hertford received John James Audobon's The Birds of America from her lover, King George IV She used 28 of book's pictures to decorate Chinese Drawing Room of mansion, Temple Newsam.

Chinese Pictures: notes on photographs made in China Letters to Henrietta Six Months in the Sandwich Islands. Books containing reference to Isabella Bird Celebrated Women Travelers of the Nineteenth Century Unforgettable Women of Northern Colorado A Curious Life for a Lady: The Story of Isabella Bird.

Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. of results for Books: Isabella Bird. Skip to main search results Amazon Prime. Free UK Delivery by Amazon Chinese Pictures: China Through the Eyes of Isabella Bird.

by Isabella Bird | 28 Sep out of 5 stars 1. Paperback Kindle Edition. Away With Words: The Daring Story of Isabella Bird, does that and more. It offers inspiration and a role model for children who, long after Women’s History Month has ended, will no doubt want to seek out Bird’s impressions by turning to her original books to learn more about this trailblazer’s 19th century daring journeys.Chinese pictures: notes on photographs made in China / by Mrs.

About this Book. Bird, Isabella L. (Isabella Lucy), View full catalog record.