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Junks and Sampans of the Upper Yangtze.
Shanghai Statistical Department of the Inspectorate General of Customs 1940
First edition 4to, pp.x, 96, frontispiece, 53 plates, 3 folding, 2 text illustrations. China. The Maritime Customs. III. - Miscellaneous Series: No.51. A very good copy in the original quarter calf, watered cloth boards. Spine rubbed.
Notes on Chinese Literature:
with Introductory Remarks on the Progressive Advancement of the Art; and a list of translations from the Chinese into various European Languages. Shanghai American Presbyterian Mission Press 1902
New edition 8vo, pp. xxxix, [i, blank], 307; Chinese characters in the text. Contemporary half roan, new green morocco spine.
Cordier BS 1821
The Heart of a Continent:
A Narrative of Travels in Manchuria, across the Gobi Desert, through the Himalayas, the Pamirs, and Chitral, 1884-1894. London John Murray 1896
Third edition pp.xvii, 409, 18 plates, 4 folding maps. A near fine largely uncut copy in bright original cloth, gilt. With the West Dean library label on end-paper, and signed note from Evelyn James to borrowers. A little foxing to fly leaves.