THE CHINESE REPOSITORY VOLUME IX. From May 1840, to December 1840. Tokyo, 1942. viii, 648 pp. 22x13 cm. Cloth.
Invaluable to the historian of China in the 19th Century, besides articles on various aspects of Chinese society, language and culture this contains an account of An embassy between Ava and Peking, Astronomy of the Shu Jing, Hostilities with China, War between Burmah and China, Travels of Fa Hian (sic) in India, Regulations about Opium and much more. Of much interest. Scarce Tokyo reprint of the very rare Canton original.
Subjects: Rare Books
Out of stock, as of: 11/11/2017
Was item 306 in printed List 189.
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