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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.
Yu le Grand et Confucius,
Histoire Chinoise: Soissons Ponce Courtois, Imprimeur du Roi, 1769
First edition 4to, four parts, each with half title, pp.xviii, 701, [9, table, approbation, privilege and errata], 8 large folding tables. A very good copy bound in contemporary "cats paw" calf, spine gilt in compartments. A little rubbing to extremities.
Cordier BS 1, 604; Lust 1275; Lowendahl 549
Collection of Chinese and other Far Eastern Art
assembled by Yamanaka & Company Inc. now in process of liquidation under the supervision of the Alien Property Custodian of the United States of America. [Bound with] The Arts of the T'ang Dynasty. A loan exhibition organized by the Los Angeles County Museum from Collections in America, the Orient, and Europe, 1957. [and] Mostra d'Arte Cinese- Exhibition of Chinese Art. Settimo centenario di Marco Polo. New York Yamanaka 1943-1957-1954
First edition, three books bound in one, colour frontis, pp.; 133; xxxviii, 273. All three profusely illustrated. A very good set bound in buckram, additional photos laid in. The Yamanaka catalogue lacks original wrappers.
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.
John Francis Davis' translations of Chinese literature
translated from the originals; to which are added proverbs and moral maxims, collected from their classical books and other sources. The whole prefaced by observations on the language and literature of China. London: John Murray 1822
First edition pp.[vi], 250. A handsome copy bound in contemporary quarter morocco, but head of spine rubbed, and with small split.
Davis on China
Sketches of China;
partly during an inland journey of four months, between Peking, Nanking, and Canton; with notices and observations relative to the present war. London: Charles Knight & Co., 1841
First edition Two volumes, pp.xii, 316; viii, 322, folding map. A very good set in original cloth. Spines a little faded. Armorial bookplate. One gathering in second volume a little loose.