CONFUCIUS

The Morals Of Confucius, A Chinese Philosopher. Who flourished about five Hundred Years before the coming of Christ. Being one of the choicest Pieces of Learning remaining of that Nation.

Published: London: for Randal Taylor, 1691 (i.e. 1780).

Date: 1780

FIRST EDITION THUS. 1 vol., 6-3/4" x 4", lacks the engraved frontis otherwise complete. Bound in contemporary full sheep over cords, rebacked at an earlier date, gilt lettered red morocco spine label.

Bibliography
ESTC T213641 for this 18th C. edition.

Note
A spurious 18th C imprint copying the original 1691 date of publication.

Condition
Hinges fine, covers scuffed, back corners worn, internally clean and bright.

Binding
Leather - hardcover

US$750

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