Journal of the North China Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society (14 volumes)

Shanghai: A.H. de Carvalho; Kelly & Walsh, 1873-1948. First Editions. Octavos; various paginations; folding tables, charts, maps, plates, illustrations. New Series No. VII (1873) is disbound and lacks boards and pp. 93-136; all other volumes are complete and rebound in modern green (5) or tan leatherette (8); generally in Near Fine condition (very occasional marginal notes in pencil. Broken run of 14 volumes of this important journal, containing scholarly studies of historical, sociological, philological, archaeological, anthropological and geographical import by leading scholars. Included are New Series, Nos. VIII & IX (for 1873-74); Vol. XXVIII (1898); XXXIX (1908); XLI (1910); XLV (1914); LV (1924); LXVII-LXX (1936-1939); LXXII-LxXIII (1946 & 1948). Item #20259

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