6096. The rambles of the Emperor Ching Tih

LEGGE, JAMES (ed.). (2). The rambles of the Emperor Ching Tih [Zhengde] in Këang nan. A Chinese tale. Translated by Tkin Shen [Ho Tsun-Shen, pinyin He Jinshan], student of the Anglo-Chinese College, Malacca. I-II. London (printed for Longman, Brown, Green, & Longmans) 1843.

Large 12:o (about 196x125 mm.). (5), viviii, (1)-320; (4), (1)-322, (6, book advertisements) pp.
Publisher's blindtooled cloth, worn, lower cover to. vol. I almost detached, gilt spines, to vol. I small damage at head. First english edition. 2 volumes.

Löwendahl: China illustrata nove. Supplement, 1762.

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