Pauthier, G: LE TA HIO, OU LA GRANDE ETUDE. LE PREMIER DES QUATRE LIVRES DE PHILOSOPHIE MORALE ET POLITIQUE DE LA CHINE. Paris, 1837. viii, 104 pp. printed with Chinese movable type cast by Marcellin-Legrand. 25x16 cm. Original wrappers bound in new cloth.
The first volume in a series of translations of the Classics projected by Pauthier, beautifully printed with the types specially cut by Marcellin- Legrand - the whole enterprise being undertaken to upstage the published efforts of his great rival, Stanislas Julien. Lust 749. Ex-library copy. Stamps to frontpapers.
Subjects: Rare Books
Available, as of: 26/04/2018
Was item 618 in printed List 192.
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