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Lot 3: AMIOT, JOSEPH MARIE. MÉMOIRES CONCERNANT L'HISTOIRE... DES CHINOIS, PAR LES MISSIONNAIRES DE PEKIN. 1776-91

China in print and on paper, including the Library of Bernard Hanotiau and the Floyd Sully Collection

by Sotheby's

07 November 2016

London, United Kingdom

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  • AMIOT, JOSEPH MARIE. MÉMOIRES CONCERNANT L'HISTOIRE... DES CHINOIS, PAR LES MISSIONNAIRES DE PEKIN. 1776-91
  • AMIOT, JOSEPH MARIE. MÉMOIRES CONCERNANT L'HISTOIRE... DES CHINOIS, PAR LES MISSIONNAIRES DE PEKIN. 1776-91
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Description: FIRST EDITION, 15 volumes, 4to (254 x 190mm.), 160 engraved plates, 33 letterpress tables, some folding, contemporary mottled calf, spines in six compartments with raised bands gilt, morocco lettering pieces, red speckled edges

Condition Report: Condition is described in the main body of the cataloguing, where appropriate
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."

Literature: Cordier, Sinica 54–56; Löwendahl [serials] h;  Lust 96; Western Travellers in China 44

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