Schlegel, Le Docteur: HISTOIRE DE LA PROSTITUTION EN CHINE. (The History of Prostitution in China). Rouen, 1880. 46 pp. text plus 28 pp. bookseller’s catalogue 18x12 cm. Cloth.
GBP 350.00
An extremely rare item, being the history of prostitution in China by a Doctor Schlegel - "traduite fidelement du Hollandais par le docteur C*** S*** de Bruxelles". This is copy no 292 of 440 "sur beau papier velin teinte". In addition to its rarity as a work on the subject, it is accompanied by a fascinating 28 page catalogue of the bookseller J. Lemonnyer which lists many curiosites bibliographiques, galante etc. In French.
Subjects: Sociology Rare Books
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 638 in printed List 192.
Record produced by Hanshan Tang Books,