STAUNTON, Sir George Leonard (1737-1801)
Title An Historical Account of the Embassy to the Emperor of China ... Including the Manners and Customs of the Inhabitants and preceded by an account of the causes of the Embassy & voyage to China. Abridged principally from the Papers of Earl Macartney.
Binding Contemporary full brown calf boards with modern c
Condition Binding has been expertly repaired and some of the plates have been closely cropped to the outer margins, one plate has a water stain to the top margin, otherwise a very clean and tight copy
Measurements 8.75 x 5.25 inches (22.2 x 13
Publisher London Printed for John Stockdale 1797
Illustrations Engraved title, 2 engraved folding maps, 22 engraved plates [complete, i.e. 33 images on 25 plates, as issued].
Inventory Number 44159