6180. Kéroulée in China 1860-1861

KÉROULÉE, GEORGES DE. Un voyage a Pé-Kin (Souvenirs de l'expedition de Chine). Paris (P. Brunet) 1864.

Small 8:o (about 180x113 mm.). (5), VI-VII, (1 blank), (1)-318, (2, last blank) pp.
Green quarter leather, somewhat worn, spine in six compartments. Foxed. Armorial bookplate of Edward & Gertrude Blount.

Löwendahl: China illustrata nova. Supplement, 1804.
De Kéroulée was attaché to the mission of Le baron Jean Baptiste Louis Gros, who was sent as Ambassador Extaordinary and High Commissioner in China in 1860.

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