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1818 Grosier CHINA Geography MAPS Changchun Fo-kien Chinese Asia Vietnam Tartary

Jean-Baptiste Grosier was an 18th-century French literary scholar known for his work ‘General Description of China’. This historical work covers various provinces of the Chinese Empire, the state of population, agricultural production, and principal details of natural history. In addition to the impressive contents on provinces such as Fo-kien and Changchun, this work includes two large folding maps of China and Chinese Tartary.

Item number: #6900

Price: $350

GROSIER, Jean-Baptiste

De la Chine, ou Description générale de cet empire, rédigée d'après les mémoires de la mission de Pé-kin,

A Paris : Chez Pillet..., 1818.


Collation: Complete with all pages:

Volume I

[lxxx], 402, [3]

2 large maps


Chinese Tartary

Language: French

Binding: Leather; tight and secure

Visible repair to front and back boards

Size: ~8in X 5.5in (20.5cm x 13.5cm)

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1818 Grosier CHINA Geography MAPS Changchun Fo-kien

Estimate $350 - $700Jun 30