SKETCHES Of CHINA: With Illustrations from Original Drawings. . . Van Horne Wood, Jefferson - Former Owner, illiam, ightman.
SKETCHES Of CHINA: With Illustrations from Original Drawings.
SKETCHES Of CHINA: With Illustrations from Original Drawings.
SKETCHES Of CHINA: With Illustrations from Original Drawings.
SKETCHES Of CHINA: With Illustrations from Original Drawings.

SKETCHES Of CHINA: With Illustrations from Original Drawings.

Philadelphia: Carey & Lea, 1830. 1st edition (American Imprints 5533). xii, [13] - 250, [2] pp. Frontispiece & 5 inserted lithographed plates (drawings by Wood). Pictographs. Tables, last 2 pages. 12mo. 7" x 4-1/4". Period brown quarter leather binding (professionally rehinged), with marbled paper boards. General binding wear. Age-toning, spotting, stains & foxing to paper. Signatures (3) of Van Horne to front eps & t.p. Overall, a Good-plus copy. Item #47021

A modern prior owner's note states the Van Horne the "great grandfather of William Van Horne", and the "only Van Horne to to to West Point".

RBH shows last in commerce in 1978. Uncommon in the trade.

Price: $325.00

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