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China Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society 1885-90  

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Four volumes of the Journal of the China Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society


Shanghai, Hong Kong, etc.

Royal Asiatic Society



4 volumes. (8vo), printed wrappers. 


  • Vol. xx, No.3. 1885.
  • Vol. xxi, Nos. 1 & 2 [bound together]. 1886.
  • Vol. xxi, Nos. 5 & 6 [bound together]. 1886.
  • Vol. xxxiii, No.3. 1899- 1900.

The Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society is an academic journal which publishes articles on the history, archeology, literature, language, religion, and art of South Asia, the Middle East (together with North Africa and Ethiopia), Central Asia, East Asia, and South-East Asia. It has been published by the Royal Asiatic Society of great Britain and Ireland since 1834.

Lot Amendments

Varying degrees of wear and soiling to wrappers, with chips and closed tears to edges, some tape repairs at spines, one volume lacking rear wrapper; toning to interiors with occasional closed tears to edges; good.

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