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Narrative of the voyage of H.M.S. Samarang,
during the years 1843-46; employed surveying the islands of the eastern archipelago; accompanied by a brief vocabulary of the principal languages. With notes on the natural history of the islands, by Arthur Adams. London Reeve, Benham, and Reeve 1848
First edition Two volumes, 8vo, pp. xxxix, [i, list of illustrations], 358, [2, blank], [10, publisher's advertisements]; [ii], 574, [2, appendix, errata]; frontispieces (1 tinted), 20 plates, 8 tinted plates, 5 charts (3 folding in the front pocket). Original cloth, gilt and blind stamp decoration on boards and spines. Spines sunned, and very lightly worn at head. A very good set. Armorial bookplate of Sir A. Berkeley Milne on front pastedown in volume 2, 'From the author' presentation inscription on the title-page of volume 1.
Journal of Three Voyages along the Coast of China, in 1831, 1832 & 1833,
with Notices of Siam, Corea, and the Loo-Choo Islands. To which is prefixed, An Introductory Essay on the Policy, Religion, etc. of China, by the Rev. W. Ellis. London: Thomas Ward & Co. [1838?]
Third edition pp.iv, 312, frontis portrait of Gutzlaff, folding map. A very good copy in original cloth, all edges gilt. Light foxing to map. Head of spine frayed.
Specimen Pages of Korean Moveable Type.
Collected & described by ... Los Angeles Dawsons Book Shop 1966
First edition Folio, pp.73, frontispiece, 22 mounted specimens of Korean moveable type. No.170 of 300 copies. A very good copy in original cloth. Rather frayed plain dust wrapper. Some of the specimens have ancient stains.