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KARLGREN, BERNHARD:
Prononciation ancienne de caractères chinois figurant dans les transcriptions bouddhiques. Leiden, E.J. Brill, 1919.
. Pp. 19. Disbound. Extract from "T'oung Pao", a Dutch journal on sinology (2e Sťrie, vol. XIX, Mai 1918/19).
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Book number: 121065
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KIELLMAN - GOERANSON, JULIUS AXEL (TRANSLATOR):
Kina; Land och folk, skildradt efter de baesta kaellor. Stockholm (1859-60).
. Small 4to. Pp. (iv), 236. With extra engraved title and 34 beautiful steel engravings. Some foxing. One queerie loose (pp. 181-88). Contemporary cloth, red calf spine and corners, somewhat rubbed. A Swedish edition of "China u. die Chinesen ... Land und Volk.". Copy of W. von DŁben.
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Book number: 28079
€  320.00 [Appr.: US$ 380.65 | £UK 275.75 | JP• 41278]
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KINBERG, JOHAN GUSTAF HJALMER.:
Novae literae asiae orientalis. Ett nytt alfabet för China och Japan. Stockholm 1900.
. 4to. Pp. 16. Original printed wrappers, somewhat worn. Inscribed by the author. A serious attempt to create a new alphabet for Chinese and Japanese!
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Book number: 15033
€  150.00 [Appr.: US$ 178.43 | £UK 129.25 | JP• 19349]
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KINBERG, JOHAN GUSTAF HJALMER:
Novae literae Asiae orientalis. A New Alphabet for China and Japan. Stockholm, Hasse W. Tullberg, 1901.
. Large 8vo. Pp. 16. Original printed wrappers. Inscription by the author. English edition translated from the Swedish of an attempt to remodell the Chinese and Japanese characters to a system based on the Latin alphabet.
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Book number: 17082
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KIÖPING (KIOPING), NILS MATSON:
Beskrifning om en resa, genom Asia, Africa och många andra hedna länder. Förbättrad och fjerde gången uplagd. Wästerås, Joh. Laur. Horrn, 1759.
. Small 8vo. Pp. (x), 158. No free end papers. Later paper covered boards. Copy of Ericsberg. Improved fourth edition of KiŲping's famous travel account to the Far East. It was the first proper travel account published in Sweden, first published in 1667. Scarce.
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Book number: 99879
€  850.00 [Appr.: US$ 1011.11 | £UK 732 | JP• 109644]
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Keywords: China, kina, china, chine, chinese, travel, exploration, asia, asie, asiatic, africa, afrique, afrika, african, persia, persian,

 
KLAPROTH, HEINRICH JULIUS VON:
Chrestomathie mandchou, ou recueil de textes mandchou destiné aux personnes qui veulent s'occuper de l'étude de cette langue. Paris, à l'imprimerie Royale, 1828.
. Pp. xii, 24, (2), 25-100, (2), 101-273, errata (1). Text in Manchu and French. Contemporary half calf on marbled boards, flat spine gilt with title label. First edition. Klaproth (1783-1835) was a German orientalist and traveller who devoted his life to the study of Asian languages. He invented a new method of classifying different languages and dialects. This work consists of Manchu translations of various famous Chinese texts including the popular Taoist tract from the 12th century Tai Shang Ying Pian which is attributed to the Confucian scholar Lao Tse. Followed by "…loge de la ville de Moukden" by the emperor Ch'ien Lung which he wrote after his visit to Mukden (Shenyang) in 1743 to honour the tomb of his ancestors. Included is the "Peace Treaty between China and Russia" ratified in 1728, and a chapter about the Mongol empire. Manchu, one of the official languages of the Qing dynasty (1636-1911), is an endangered Tungusic language (Tungus) spoken in Northeast China. Cordier BS 2755. Lust 1074. Zenker BO ii, 6926.
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Book number: 100745
€  2200.00 [Appr.: US$ 2616.99 | £UK 1894.5 | JP• 283785]
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KLECZKOWSKI, MICHEL-ALEXANDRE LE COMTE:
Cours graduel et complet de chinois parlé etécrit. Parts i-ii in Volume one. (All publ.). Phrases de la langue parlée. Tirées del'Arte China du P. Goncalves. Paris 1876.
. Tall 8vo. Pp. (viii), lxxii, part I: Partie francais pp.(ii),102; part II: Partie chinois (iv), double pages 1-115 + p.116. Many tables with Chinese characters printed in red and black. Contemporary red morocco, spine with five raised bands and title printed in gilt, marbled endpapers, g.e. Copy of Charles Schefer with his initials in gilt on upper cover. With dedication to Schefer by the author. Count Kleczkowski, former French charge d'affaires in Beijing and later professor of Chinese at the School of Oriental languages in Paris. The manual is divided into two parts, of which the first is a presentation of the Chinese language (writing, pronunciation, literature) in French. The second part comprises a Chinese - French vocabulary mainly based on GonÁalves Arte China (1829), including a word for word translation as well as made up sentences. Cordier BS 1664. Provenance: Charles Henri Auguste Schefer (1820-98), French orientalist and diplomat, who in 1857 was appointed professor of Persian at Ecole des languages Orientales.
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Book number: 28126
€  800.00 [Appr.: US$ 951.63 | £UK 689 | JP• 103195]
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KREITNER, GUSTAV / STUXBERG, ANTON (TRANSLATOR):
I Fjerran Östern. Reseskildringar från Indien, Kina, Japan, Tibet och Birma. Stockholm 1885.
. Pp. viii, 648. With one large folding map and 197 illustrations. Original pictorial cloth printed in gold and black. Bookplate. Old signature. A narrative of Count Bťla Szťchenyi's expedition to East- and Central Asia 1877-80 by the expedition's geographer Gustav Kreitner. The voyage went to India, China, Japan, Tibet and Burma. Includes information about the Ainu in northern Japan. A lovely copy. Cf Cordier BI 422, BJ 705 & BS 2143.
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Book number: 99743
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LANGLÉS, LOUIS-MATHIEU:
Alphabet mantchou, rédigé d'après le syllabaire et le dictionnaire universel de cette langue. Troisème édition, augmentée d'une notice sur l'origine, l'histoire et les travaux littéraires des mantchoux actuellement maîtres de la Chine. Paris, de l'Imprimerie impériale, 1807.
. Pp. xvi, 208. With one large folding engraved plate (with small tear at fold) and one folding table "Alphabet mantchou". Partly with some browning and spotting to the text. Some underlining. Contemporary paper covered boards, rubbed along edges and hinges. The third enlarged edition, first published in 1787 (only comprising 23 pages). The second edition was included in Amiot's "Dictionnaire tartare-mantchou" 1789-90 edited by LanglŤs. This is the first separate edition. Cordier BS 2753. Lust 1076. LŲwendahl 736. Zenker BO ii, 6921.
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LECHLER, RUDOLF:
Sex föredrag öfver China, hållna på flera ställen i Tyskland och Schweiz. Stockholm, P. Palmqvists förlag, 1862.
. Pp. viii, 188. With illustrations in the text. As issued in original printed wrappers, partly unopened. A few leaves with stain but overall a lovely copy. Translated from the German (First Basel 1861) into Swedish by P.G. Ahnfelt. Contains lectures about China given by Rudolf Lechler, who in 1846 was sent to China as the first Basel missionary together with the Swedish-born T. Hamberg. Cordier BS 90.
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Book number: 100354
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LEGGE, JAMES (TRANSL.):
The Ch'un Ts'ew, with the Tso Chuen. Containing Dukes Yin, Hwan, Chwang, Min, He, Wan, Seuen and Ch'ing; and the Prolegomena. Two volumes. (The Chinese Classics. Volume V:I-II). London, Henry Frowde, Oxford University Press, & Hongkong, Printed at the London Missionary Society's Printing Office, no date (about 1875-80).
. Large 8vo. Pp. x, 147 + pp. 410; pp. iv, pp. 411-933. Text in Chinese and English. With two folding maps coloured in outline. Partly uncut, some annotations in the first part. Publisher's cloth, somewhat worn. Bookplate (R.S.B.). This is the first English translation of the Chunqiu or "the Spring and Autumn annals", the monthly chronicle of the regional state of Lu from 722 - 479 BC. The Tso Chuen or "the Commentary of Zhuo" is a commentary and parallel version to the chronicle Chunqui. This is the first English translation of the Chunqiu or "the Spring and Autumn annals", the monthly chronicle of the regional state of Lu from 722 - 479 BC. The Tso Chuen or "the Commentary of Zhuo" is a commentary and parallel version to the chronicle Chunqui. James Legge, Scottish sinologist who served in China for about 34 years was a prolific translator of Classical Chinese texts. Cordier BS 1368. Cordier BS 1368. This set of works titled the Chinese Classics was first published in seven volumes at Hong Kong in 1871. We believe this is a reprint, and the first British edition. Another revised edition appeared in 1893-5 at Oxford (Clarendon Press). Provenance: Richard S. BjŲrkdahl (1888-1980), Swedish missionary in China 1913-45 (Jianli, Wuchang, Yichang, Huangzhou, Henan).
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Book number: 120774
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LEGGE, JAMES (TRANSL.):
Confucian Analects, the Great Learning, and the Doctrine of the Mean. (The Chinese Classics. Volume I.). Second revised edition. Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1893.
. Large 8vo. xv, 503. With annotations in pencil throughout. Publisher's cloth, rubbed. Bookplate (Richard S. BjŲrkdal, Swedish missionary to China). Comprises the Confucian texts of the Analects, the Great Learning or Daxue and the Doctrine of the Mean or Zhongyong. Together with Legge's English translation. Included in the series "The Chinese Classics" which was first published 1861 in Hong Kong. Cordier BS 1367.
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Book number: 120775
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LEGGE, JAMES:
De godsdiensten van China. Beschrijving van het confucianisme en van het taoisme. Utrecht, Kemink & Zoon, 1882.
. Pp. xii, 275. Original printed wrappers bound in cloth. On top of front cover old signature partly erased. A Dutch translation from the English by C. Beets. James Legge was professor in the Chinese language and literature and wrote the important "The Chinese Classics", a complete translation of the Confucian Canon.
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Book number: 14151
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LEGGE, JAMES (TRANSL.):
The She-king, or the Book of Poetry. Four parts in two volumes (complete). (The Chinese Classics. Volume IV:I-II). London, Henry Frowde, Oxford University Press & Hongkong, Printed at the London Missionary Society's Printing Office, no date (about 1875-80).
. Large 8vo. Pp. xii, 182, 243 + one double page map; (ii), 244-785. With text in Chinese and English. Partly unopened. Publisher's brown cloth, gilt lettering. Bookplate. Comprises: The first part of the She-King, or the Lessons from the States; and the Prolegomena. The second, third and fourth parts of the She-King, or the minor Odes of the kingdom, the greater Odes of the kingdom, the sacrificial Odes and the Praise-songs; and the Indexes. This set of works titled The Chinese Classics was first published in seven volumes at Hong Kong in 1871. We believe this is a reprint, and the first British edition. Another revised edition appeared in 1893-5 at Oxford (Clarendon Press). James Legge (1815-97), a Scottish sinologist who served as a missionary in China for 34 years, and later appointed the first Professor of Chinese at Oxford University. He was a prolific translator of classical Chinese texts into English, of which the most famous work is "The Chinese Classics" which includes extensive commentaries by Legge. Scarce. Cf. Cordier BS 1368. Provenance: Richard S. BjŲrkdahl (1888-1980), Swedish missionary in China 1913-45 (Jianli, Wuchang, Yichang, Huangzhou, Henan).
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Book number: 120741
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LEGGE, JAMES (TRANSL.):
The Works of Mencius. (The Chinese Classics. Volume II.). Second revised edition. Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1895.
. Large 8vo. viii, 588. Publisher's cloth, extremities lightly rubbed. Bookplate (Richard S. BjŲrkdal, Swedish missionary to China). A collection of anecdotes and conversations of the Confucian thinker and philosopher Mencius. He was a disciple of one of the students of Zisi, a gandson of Confucius. Here together with Legge's English translation. Included in the series "The Chinese Classics" which was first published 1861 in Hong Kong. Cordier BS 1367. Cf. LŲwendahl 1259 (first edition).
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Book number: 120776
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