Particulary, upon Their Pottery and varnishing Silk, and other Manufactures, Pearl-fishing, the History of Plants and Animals, with a Description of their Cities and Publick Works, Number of People, Manners, Language, and Customs, Coin and Commerce, their Habits, Economy, and Government, the Philosophy of Confucius. . 8vo, full old plain calf, blind rolled edges, old gilt lines, red leather label with gilt lettering. Frontispiece engraving, (8), 536pp., 4 additional engravings including 1 in text and 2 folding. Spine darkened, old name on front fly-leaf, very occasional and very light edge browning to leaves, otherwise a crisp clean text and solid binding. First English translation from the best Paris Edition. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Memoirs and Remarks Geographical, Historical...
Publisher: London: Printed By J. Hughs, for Olive Payne, 1737.
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