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Incognito Ming emperor's adventures
The rambles of the Emperor Ching Tih in Keang Nan.
Translated by Tkin Shen, student of the Anglo-Chinese College, Malacca. With a preface by James Legge, President of the College. London Longman, Brown, Green, & Longmans 1843
First edition in English. Two volumes, 8vo (20 x 15 cm), pp.[viii], 320; [iv], 322, 6 (advertisements). A very good set bound in modern half calf.
Not in Löwendahl. Cordier BS 1776; Lust 1105; Morrison I, p.731
Histoire du Royaume de Ou, (1122-473 AV. J.-C.). [bound with] Histoire de Royaume de Tch'ou, (1122-223 AV. J.-C.).
Shanghai la mission catholique 1896-1903
First edition Two volumes bound in one. pp.xvii, 175, illustrations, 2 folding plates, large folding map; 402, folding table of the royal family. Varietes Sinologiques No.10., No.22. G+, bound in later buckram. The first volume is a little darkened at page edges; the second has neat ink annotations in a contemporary hand.
Etude Archeologique sue le Pien-Chin,
ou serie de bronzes avec une table pour l'usage rituel dans la Chine antique. Kyoto: Toho-Bunka-Gakuin Kyoto Kenkyusho 1933
First edition Folio, pp.v, 10, 24 plates. [64, Japanese text]. A very good copy in original cloth. A few grubby fingermarks in Frnch text.
Sariputra et les Six Maitres d'Erreur.
Fac-Simile du Manuscrit Chinois 4524 de la Bibliotheque Nationale. Avec Traduction et Commentaire du Texte. Paris Imprimerie Nationale 1954
First edition, 4to, pp.32, text in wrappers, with facsimile of manuscript. Mission Pelliot en Asie Centrale, Serie in-Quarto, V. A very good copy in original linen-backed portfolio as issued.
An Inglorious Columbus;
or, Evidence that Hwui Shan and a party of Buddhist Monks from Afghanistan discovered America in the Fifth century A.D. New York. D. Appleton & Co. 1885
First edition pp.xxiii, 788, illustrations. A very good copy in original cloth. Previous owner sticker to reverse of title page. Stamp to bottom of title page.
Catalogue of Chinese masterpieces
Three hundred masterpieces of Chinese painting in the Palace Museum.
Selected and compiled by an editorial committee of the Joint Board of Directors of the National Palace Museum and the National Central Museum, Taichung, Taiwan. Taipei National Palace Museum 1959
First edition. Six volumes, large folio (44 x 32 cm). With 300 plates, mostly collotypes but a few in colour. Parallel English and Chinese text. No.0335 of 1500 copies printed. A fine set bound in Chinese-style pictorial silk wrappers, contained in two contemporary folding cloth portfolios. Portfolios a little faded.
COPAC records copies at Edinburgh, Oxford, and the Victoria & Albert Museum only.
Memorials of Protestant Missionaries to the Chinese:
Giving a list of their publications, and obituary notices of the deceased, with copious indexes. Shanghai American Presbytarian Mission Press 1867
First edition, pp.vi, 331. A very good copy in original cloth. A few faded spots on cloth. Occasional light spotting.