W. Meischke Smith - Chineesche Karaktertrekken [+ 3] - 1897/1933

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W. Meischke Smith - Chineesche Karaktertrekken [+ 3] - 1897/1933
Chinese Art and Culture - Quantity: 4 - Book

1. W. Meischke Smith - Chineesche Karaktertrekken.

Rotterdam, Nijgh & Van Ditmar, 134 - Second edition - 134 pp. - Decorated cloth binding - 25 × 17 cm.

Richly illustrated by J. van Oort after sketches, photographs etc.

2. Henri Borel - Kwan Yin: Een boek van de goden en de hel.

Amsterdam, P.N. van Kampen & Zoon, n.d. (c. 1910) - 190 pp. with some woodcuts and frontispiece - Decorated cloth binding - 21 × 17 cm - Good condition.

3. Hendrik P.N. Muller - Azië Gespiegeld: Malakka en China Studiën en Ervaringen.

Leiden, A.W. Sijthoff's Uitgevers-Maatschappij, 1918 - 291 pp. with 3 maps and 26 plates - Decorated cloth binding - 25 × 17 cm - Good condition.

4. A. Zimmerman - China * Het Rijk van het Midden (Picture card album).

Batavia, G. Kolff, 1933 - 56 pp. with 50 mounted picture cards (6 per page) and 18 b/w larger illustrations - Artificial leather with crocodile print - 32 × 25 cm - Good condition (spine ends show minor wear).

With scenes from old China: towns, festivals, daily life.
Published by the tea & coffee factory Goalpara in the Dutch East Indies.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
4
Subject
Chinese Art and Culture
Author/ Illustrator
W. Meischke Smith
Book Title
Chineesche Karaktertrekken [+ 3]
Condition
Mixed / Multiple
Publication year oldest item
1897
Publication year youngest item
1933
Edition
1st Edition
Language
Dutch
Original language
Yes
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