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(China,Travel), Montanus, Arnoldus (1625?-1683)

Auction:
2526B
Lot:
160
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$3,081$2,600

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2526B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 14, 2010 11:00AM

Description:

(China,Travel), Montanus, Arnoldus (1625?-1683), Atlas Chinensis: Being a Second Part of a Relation of Remarkable Passages from the East-India Company of the United Provinces...to Konchi, Emperor of China..., London: Thomas Johnson, 1671, first edition in English, later three-quarter morocco with marbled boards, translated by John Ogilby, with engraved title, two double-page maps and thirty-five (of thirty-eight) full page and double-page plates, folio, (lacking prelims, marginal staining and toning throughout, images clear, one plate heavily repaired, overall good).
Estimate $2,000-3,000

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China, East-India Company, Konchi, Emperor, Thomas Johnson, London, John Ogilby, Atlases

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