18883 SHOBERL ,Frederic[Editor]:
CHINA,Containing Illustrations of the Manners,Customs,Character,and Costumes of the People of That Empire.
The World in Miniature.
Printed for R.Ackermann,London,.
Two Volumes.12mo.pp.xiv+ 208,pp.ii+257,30 handcoloured engravings.
Full calf underbacked so the spine is more recent ,tooled in gold ,leather title labels,marbled endpapers
.Very fresh and clean with a tiny bit of offsetting of plates.
Abbey Travel.No.6.p.8 Tooley:English Books with Coloured Plates:p515.p.412.
“The Proper Study of Mankind is Man” Pope.