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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
St. John, Henry Craven, 1837-1909.
Notes and sketches from the wild coasts of Nipon.
Edinburgh, D. Douglas, 1880
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
H C St John
|Reproduction Notes:||Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL|
|Description:||1 online resource (xxiii, 392 pages) frontispiece, illustrations, plates, maps|
|Details:||Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.|
|Contents:||Round Yesso --
Search for spider-crab, the inland sea revisited, octopus, etc. --
Currents and typhoons --
Deer-shooting and other matters --
A walk in Kiusiu --
The Kii Coast --
Shooting, etc. --
Singing-birds and flowers, etc. --
Japanese customs and habits, etc. --
Past and present --
Extracts from journal --
Cruising after pirates --
Shooting in China --
More cruising after pirates --
The same, and a few incidents which happened in the last China war --
Appendix: The fauna of Japan --
Appendix: List of birds.
|Series Title:||Nineteenth Century Collections Online: Mapping the World: Maps and Travel Literature.|
|Responsibility:||by Captain H.C. St. John, R.N.|
This book is a well illustrated travelogue written by a Royal Navy officer that includes several chapters on hunting pirates in Chinese waters.
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