The journal of an American living in Manila during Spanish rule, published shortly after the defeat of Spain by the Americans in 1898.
Title: Yesterdays in the Philippines
Author: Joseph Earle Stevens
Publisher: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1898. First edition.
Condition: Hardcover, decorative cloth. Good. Some very noticeable staining to foredge, cover shows some war. Text clean, binding tight, with numerous black-and-white plates and a foldout colour map of the Philippines Islands.