‘There are, for example 360 steps to climb from the Wang Lung Men ferry landing to the first street level. You can, of course, go up in a sedanchair, but these seem to have been built for neither comfort nor safety. They are, moreover, much too expensive for the average person to hire (p. 159).’
Source of Descriptive Information
Forman, H. (1948). Changing China. New York: Crown.