Description: Shoberl, Frederic.
The World in Miniature. London, ,
FIRST EDITION, 2 volumes,
12mo, 30 full-page coloured engravings, contemporary red morocco-backed marbled boards, [Western Travellers in China
62], offsetting from plates, minor wear to bindings
Travels on Horseback in Mantchu Tartary. London, 1863,
FIRST EDITION, large 8vo, chromolithographed frontispiece, folding map, contemporary maroon morocco-backed marbled boards, [Western Travellers in China
72], scattered spotting, spine sunned
A Sketch of Chinese History, Ancient and Modern. London, 1834,
FIRST EDITION, 2 volumes, 8vo, 10 folding tables, large folding map, contemporary blue calf-backed boards [James Albert Garland, Jr., bookplate], sticker on front paste-down of volume with numbers '931, 17' and '931, 18', light spotting and darkening, minor wear to binding
. From Paris to Pekin over Siberian snows. London, 1885,
8vo, folding map, contemporary maroon calf-backed cloth [Kings College: prize label inscribed to P. Cole and gilt decoration on upper cover], browning, light wear and sunning to binding
and 10 others, mostly 8vo (16)
Medhurst, W.H. China: Its State and Prospects. 1838. Lacking pages 582-592 and colour frontispiece.
Gutzlaff, Charles. Journal of Three Voyages along the Coast of China. (Third edition). Bookplate, “deum cole reqem serva”
Davis, John Francis. The Chinese: A General Description of the Empire of China. 1836. 2 volumes.
Forbes, F.E. Five Years in China; From 1842 to 1847. 1848. Bookplate, “Sans Changer”
The Chinese Traveller containing a Geographical, Commercial and Political History of China… The Second Edition. 1775. 2 volumes
Martin, Montgomery. China; Political, Commercial and Social. 1847. 2 volumes. Wadsworth Library, blind stamps and numbered ‘1736’ and ‘1737’
Prandi, Fortunato. Memoirs of Father Ripa. 1844. Chawton House Library