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Morceaux choisis des Lettres édifiantes et curieuses écrites des missions étrangères.
Sur la religion, les moeurs et les usages des peuples visites par les missionaires; suivis de fragmens de Nouvelles Lettres Edifiantes, d'un coup d'oeil general sur les missions, etc; Par Ant. C.*** Paris: Brunot-Labbe 1813
Seconde edition, corrigee, augmentee Two volumes, pp.iv, 352; [iv], 332, 8 engraved plates. A very good set bound in contemporary speckled calf, gilt fillet, neatly rebacked in calf. All edges gilt. Corners rubbed, a little minor spotting, end-papers stained at edges.
Scarce Canton printed broadside
Chyloong. Dealer in Sweetmeats.
One leaf, 20 x 17 cm, crudely printed.
First Western translation of Li-chi
Li-Ki ou Memorial des Rites.
Traduit pour la premiere fois du Chinois, et accompagne de notes, de commentaires et du texte original. Turin & Paris Imprimerie Royale & Benjamin Duprat 1853
First edition. 4to (31.5 x 24 cm), pp.[ii], xxxii, 199, [1, blank], 98 (lithographed Chinese text). A very good copy, wide-margined copy bound in later half morocco over marbled boards. All edges untrimmed.
The Chinese Criminal Code
and special criminal and administrative laws. Translated and annotated by the legal department of the Shanghai Municipal Council. Shanghai Shanghai Municipal Council; Printed by the Municipal Jail Printing Department. 1935
First edition, pp.vi, 248. A very good copy in original cloth.
Chinese, Corean and Japanese Potteries.
Descriptive Catalogue of Loan Exhibition of Selected Examples. The Chinese and Corean authenticated by R.L. Hobson... and the Japanese by Edward S. Morse... New York Japan Society 1914
First edition 4to,pp.x, 129, colour frontis, 66 plates. No.378 of 1500 copies. A very good copy bound in the original silk, now rather dulled. Frontispiece partially detached.
A Portfolio of Six Drawings by George Chinnery, 1774 - 1852,
depicting scenes of life in China in the early nineteenth century from the collections of Sir John Keswick, KCMG, and Matheson & Co. Ltd. of London. Printed by the diazo process at the Curwen Studio, London, and sold in aid of the National Association of Youth Clubs. London printed by the diazo process at the Curwen Studio [1960?]
Folio, six prints measuring (paper size) 35 x 48 cm, explanatory leaf. Contained in the original cardboard box, label. A very good set. Original box a little torn.
Dictionnaire Bibliographique des Ouvrages Relatifs a l'Empire Chinois. Paris 1904
Second edition, revised, corrected and enlarged, five volumes, pp.(in columns)4439. A handsome set bound in contemporary cloth. Bound without prelims to first volume and title pages. Bookplate of Dr. O. Fischer.
Correspondence respecting the Affairs of China.
China. No.1 (1899). Presented to both Houses of Parliament by Command of Her Majesty. London His Majesty's Stationery Office 1899
First edition, pp.xxiii, 357. [C.-9131] A very good copy bound in later buckram. Lightly frayed original wrappers bound in. Some pencil annotation.
Correspondence respecting the Disturbances in China.
China. No.1 (1901). [In continuation of "China No.3 (1900). Presented to both Houses of Parliament by Command of His Majesty. London His Majesty's Stationery Office 1901
First edition, pp.xxiv, 200. [Cd.436] A good used copy bound in later buckram. Original wrappers bound in. A couple of marginal tears.
Chinese-English Dictionary of the Vernacular or Spoken Language of Amoy, with the principal variations of the Chang-Chew and Chin-Chew Dialects.
New edition with corrections by the author 4to, pp.xix, 612. A very good copy bound in contemporary half calf, boards. Spine edges rather rubbed, leather corners scuffed.