Kidd, Samuel: CHINA. Or, Illustrations of the Symbols, Philosophy, Antiquities, Customs ... London, 1841. xii, 403 pp. Chromolitho. frontis. & 14 b/w lithographed plates after Chinese watercolours. 21x15 cm. Cloth.
Encyclopaedic in scope and noteworthy for its reproduction of Chinese watercolours. First edition. Cordier 77; Lust 36. Loss to top third of spine. Heavy foxing to mist of the plates. Some foxing throughout to text. Priced accordingly.
Available, as of: 12/02/2018
Was item 488 in printed List 191.
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