West, Andrew: CATALOGUE OF THE MORRISON COLLECTION OF CHINESE BOOKS. London, 1998. xl, 376 pp. Numerous b/w illustrations. Title and author indexes. Chinese characters for all articles throughout 30x22 cm. Cloth.
Accumulated by Dr. Robert Morrison, the first Protestant missionary to China, during his 16 years in Canton and Macao between 1807 and 1823. An immense library, now held at the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, covering a broad spectrum of subjects and representative of the publishing output of early and mid-Qing China. Very scarce.
Available, as of: 09/09/2018
Was item 681 in printed List 193.
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