Lawrence: Helen Foresman Spencer Museum of Art, 1980. Calligraphy by Kwan S. Wong. Color frontispiece and many other black-and-white illustrations. 145 pages, slim 4to, printed wrappers (spine gently edge-worn; glued binding slightly brittle as usual). Lawrence, Kansas: The Helen Foresman Spencer Museum of Art, (1980). A very good copy.
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Leipzig: Tauchnitz, 1891. Frontispiece portrait of the author with tissue guard. 246 pages, 12mo, gorgeous Florentine vellum binding with ornate gilt stamping and dark green leather label and panels, beveled edges, metallic filigree endpapers. Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1891. A near fine copy. An adaptation of the Lalitavistara Sutra. Binder's label on preliminary page.
London: Sewell; Vernor and Hood, 1801. VOLUME THE FIRST. 25 copper plates, + frontispiece portrait of William Jones. All 6 of the first group are all present but are misnumbered. 482 pages including the "Directions to the Binder'. Some foxing and general age browning, old piece of scotch tape on bottom of page 221-222. Rebound in brown cloth with black leather spine label. London: Asiatic Society of Bengal, Sewell; Vernor and Hood, 1801. Scarce. Very good. Printed verbatim from the.....
New York: Scribner, 1906. 816 pages. Very thick 8vo, yellow pictorial cloth gilt-stamped with Chinese and English text. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1906. Fourth edition, revised and enlarged. Ownership signature and some tearing to cloth at spine ends, still a very good copy. Covers a large variety of topics, from cannibalism to embroidery, marriage to pawnshops, rice to zoology, all arranged alphabetically.
New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1993. Profusely illustrated with both black and white and color paintings and calligraphy from the "Classic of Filial Piety" or Hsiao Ching. 176 pages, slim 4to, tan cloth, dust wrapper (wrapper sunned on spine and back panel slightly rubbed). New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1993. A fine copy in a near fine dust wrapper.
Garden City: Doubleday, 1936. Illustrated with 64 plates, some in color. 2 volumes complete in one. 257, 309 pages. Thick 4to, green cloth with gilt medallion on cover, edgeworn d.w. Garden City: Doubleday, 1936. A very good(+) copy in a very good dust wrapper. A study of living pheasants in various parts of Asia & the East Indies.
Garden City: Doubleday, 1926. Illustrated with 64 plates, some in color. 2 volumes. 4to, green cloth with gilt medallion on cover, chipped d.w. Garden City: Doubleday, 1926. First Trade Edition. Some spotting to covers, still a very good(+) copy in very good(-) dust wrapper. A study of living pheasants in various parts of Asia & the East Indies.