6015. Journal des scavans 1687

Objektsbeskrivning
Journal des sçavans, pour l'année M.DC.L.XXXVII. Tome quinsième. Amsterdam (chez Wolfgang, Waesberge, Book, & van Someren) 1688.

12:o (about 133x76mm.) (4), 5-160, (2), 163-656, (40) pp. (New title after p. 160: "Journal des sçavans, pour l'année M.DC.L.XXXVIII. Suite du tome quinsième").
Contemporary brown calf, worn, rubbed gilt spine in four compartments, damages at head and foot, speckled edges. Lacks first endpaper.

Löwendahl: China illustrata nova. Supplement, 1583.
Contains i.a. the following three reviews: Of "Confucius sinarum philosophus" , according to D. E. Mungello by Pierre-Sylvain Régis, on pp. 167-180; of Choisy's "Journal du voyage de Siam", on pp. 301-311, and of Nicolas Gervaise's "Histoire naturelle et politique du royaume de Siam", 1688, on pp. 612-617.

From the library of Swedish antiquarian bookdealer Björn Löwendahl (1941-2013).