Goodrich, Chauncey: A POCKET DICTIONARY CHINESE-ENGLISH. And Pekingese Syllabary. Shanghai, 1909. vii, 237, 70 pp. Arranged by romanization, with radical index. 15x12 cm. Half leather.
With its title page advertising the fact that this comes from the 'seventh thousand' this is an early reprint of the first edition of an extremely popular and useful pocket dictionary printed by the American Presbyterian Mission Press. Spine damaged, owner's inscription on front endpaper, giving his Chinese name in his own brushed calligraphy.
Available, as of: 03/03/2020
Was item 348 in printed List 196.
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