6139. Staunton's Memoirs 1856

STAUNTON, GEORGE THOMAS. Memoirs of the chief incidents of the public life of Sir George Thomas Staunton... Printed for private circulation. London (L. Booth) 1856.

8:o (about 222x140 mm.). (5), vi-vii, (1), (1)-232 pp. 1 lithographed frontispiece portrait (the author).
Publisher's gilt armorial lilac cloth, somewhat worn, spine faded and somewhat stained. Inscribed on first endpaper: "With the author's kind regards".

Löwendahl: China illustrata nova. Supplement, 1787
The Appendix contains i.a. "Proposals for the endowment of a Chinese professorship in King's College, London".

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