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Alessandro BONACOSSI

China, La Chine et les chinois.

Paris, au comptoir des Imprimeurs-Unis, 15, quai malaquais., 1847
EUR 150,00
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EUR 300,00 / 400,00
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unsold

Description

Alessandro BONACOSSI
China, La Chine et les chinois.
Paris, au comptoir des Imprimeurs-Unis, 15, quai malaquais., 1847

216x135 mm 

8vo; full clothbinding, gilt title impressed on cover and a blinding tooling on the rightbottom corner. Pp. XVI, 376. 1 lithographic plate depicting Tao-Kwang, theemperor of China. Portrait in lithography of Bonacossi, drawned by Jules Blouetand engraved by Saunier. A folded geographic map with the illustration of Chinaand his most important cities. A few pages with very slight signs of foxing andbrownings for the quality of papers. Good copy. 

Condition Report

Prima edizione. Lavoro informativosulla Cina che si occupa della storia, della geografia, delle religioni, delgoverno, dell'agricoltura, del commercio, dell'industria, ecc. Un capitolotratta la missione dei Gesuiti in Cina. CordierBS 84.

sun 9 December 2018
Auction times
Padova
Exhibition Time: Wednesday 5 December to Saturday 8 December 2018 from 10 a.m. to 6.00 p.m.