Memoirs and remarks geographical, historical, topographical, physical, natural, astronomical, mechanical, military, mercantile, political, and ecclesiastical. Made in above ten years travels through the empire of China: Particularly, upon their pottery and varnishing, silk and other manufactures, Pearl-fishing, the history of plants and animals, with a description of their dities and publick works, number of people, manners, language and customs, coin and commerce, their habits, oeconomy, and government, the philosophy of the famous Confucious. With many curious particulars; being, in general, the most authentick account of that country ... A new translation from the best Paris edition, and adorn’d with copper-plates.

Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Co. (PRB&M/SessaBks), LLC
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Specializing in Early Books of Europe and the Americas - Other Rarities as Chance May Supply, with an emphasis on "books that are interesting for more than one reason"! Our SessaBks division, named after PRB&M's old original Shopcat, additionally offers the good used, the "medium rare," the material "later or lesser" than PRB&M's usual rare, antiquarian offerings, with many of Sessa's books being discoverable *only* by old-fashioned eyes-and-hands-on browsing - not all are, or ever will be, listed anywhere online.
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