The Notitia Linguae Sinicae of Premare

Office of the Chinese Repository. 5.5 x 8.25", xxxv, 328 pp., quarter leather/corners, marbled boards, index, Canton, 1847. (o.p.; front hinge separation, worn leather corners, some wear to spine, marbled endpapers, sl browning). Item #28174

Contents:

  • Prefatory notices: Chinese books, Chinese lexicons, The Characters, The tomes, The sounds, Symphonious Characters
  • Part 1: The Spoken Language and Familiar Style
  • Part 2: The Language of Books.

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