Christianity in China, Tartary, and Thibet (Three Volumes) [ Christianity in China, Tartary, and Tibet ]; Vol. I: From the Apostleship of St. Thomas to the Discover of the Cape of Good Hope. Vol. II From the Discovery of the Cape of Good Hope to the Establishment of the Mantchoo-Tartar Dynasty in China. VolII: From the Establishment of the Mantchoo-Tartar Dynasty in China to the Commencement of the Eighteenth Century. M. HUC, Evariste Regis.

Christianity in China, Tartary, and Thibet (Three Volumes) [ Christianity in China, Tartary, and Tibet ]; Vol. I: From the Apostleship of St. Thomas to the Discover of the Cape of Good Hope. Vol. II From the Discovery of the Cape of Good Hope to the Establishment of the Mantchoo-Tartar Dynasty in China. VolII: From the Establishment of the Mantchoo-Tartar Dynasty in China to the Commencement of the Eighteenth Century.

London: Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans & Roberts, 1857, 1858. First Edition. Harccovers. Octavos. Three volumes (complete). viii + 422pp (ii adverts) & viii & 406pp. & viii & 420pp. Original blue patterned cloth decorated in blind w/ spine titled in gilt. A fascinating account of the adventures and tribulations of the early Catholic emmissaries and missionaries to China and Tibet. Spine a bit darkened, corners & spine ends a little bruised & chafed with just a bit of light fraying, corners and edges bumped, paper lightly toned. Still overall a tight, internally bright VG example of this scarce set. Item #35377

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