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Documents Inédits concernant La Compagnie de Jésus.
Poitiers Henri Oudin 1863-1886
First edition, twenty-three parts bound in thirteen volumes, pp.xi, 148; xix, 132; lvi, 240; viii, 63; viii, 15; xi, 228; viii, 45; clxxxvi, 321; xxxii, 328; xii, 132; xx, 288; xvi, 304; xxx, 225; xi, 136; xc, 452; clxxxiv, 290; xv, 109; xvi, 508; xxxiv, 280; xxxii, 288; liv, 551; 496. A handsome though rather dusty set, bound in contemporary half morocco. Some spines a little rubbed. Some volumes with seminary stamps. The spine of volume 22 is splitting.
1935: Three Treatises on inscribed Oracle Bones
Fang fa lien mo chia ku pu tʻŭ san chung. Three Treatises on inscribed Oracle Bones drawn by Frank H. Chalfant.
Chia ku pu tzʻu / Fang Fa-lien mo ; Pai Jui-hua chiao. The Couling-Chalfant Collection of Inscribed Oracle Bone; Seven Collections of Inscribed Oracle Bone; Three Treatises on inscribed Oracle Bones. [Shanghai] [The Commercial Press] [1935-39]
First edition Three volumes folio, pp., 132, frontis portrait, illustrated throughout; , 5, 52 plates; [viii], 66 plates. A very good set bound in the Chinese style and contained in Chinese slipcase.
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.
The Fortunate Union, a Romance,
translated from the Chinese original, with notes and illustrations. To which is added, a Chinese tragedy. London: Oriental Translation Fund 1829
First edition Two volumes, pp.xxiv,258, frontis, errata leaf; vi, 262, map,errata leaf. A very good set bound in twentieth century half calf, minor spotting to prelims. Almost imperceptable library blind stamp on title of first volume.
Cordier 1756; Morrison I, 220; Lust 1098; not in Lowendahl
Histoire des Relations de la Chine avec L'Annam-Vietnam.
Du XVIe au XIXe Siecle. D'apres des Documents Chinois traduits pour la premiere fois et annotes. Paris Ernest Leroux 1880
First edition, pp.x, 102, large folding map. A very good copy bound in later half calf, marbled boards. Light spotting to extremities.