DescriptionPreface to Bayard Taylor's "A Visit to China, India, and Japan in the Year 1853." In this preface, Taylor summarizes the chronology of his travels and contextualizes his writing process. Taylor is considered one of the first American travel writers.
CitationTaylor, Bayard. " A Visit to India, China, and Japan in the Year 1853." New York: G.P. Putnam, 1855.