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China.- Gonzalez de Mendoza (Juan) Dell'Historia della China, translated into Italian by Francesco Avanzi, title with small woodcut printer's device, woodcut initials and head- and tail-pieces, last few ff. of index wormed within text, stained, contemporary limp vellum, worn and wormed, [Adams G868; Lust 23; Sabin 27779; EDIT 16 CNCE 21460], 8vo,1586.

⁂ 'The first serious survey of China' (Lust).

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China.- Gonzalez de Mendoza (Juan) Dell'Historia della China, translated into Italian by Francesco Avanzi, title with small woodcut printer's device, woodcut initials and head- and tail-pieces, last few ff. of index wormed within text, stained, contemporary limp vellum, worn and wormed, [Adams G868; Lust 23; Sabin 27779; EDIT 16 CNCE 21460], 8vo,1586.

⁂ 'The first serious survey of China' (Lust).

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