Browsing by Author "Le Comte, Louis, 1655-1728."
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TextEvans-TCP (Phase 1)A Collection of voyages and travels, containing I. The voyage of Peter Kolben, A.M. to the Cape of Good Hope. II. A voyage to China, by Lewis Le Compte. III. Anecdotes of the elephant, from W[olf's] Travels.Date of publication:
1787Description:Ascribed to the press of William Spotswood by Evans.This item contains 3 files (548.01 KB).Publicly Available
TextEEBO-TCP (Phase 1)Memoirs and observations typographical, physical, mathematical, mechanical, natural, civil, and ecclesiastical, made in a late journey through the empire of China, and published in several letters particularly upon the Chinese pottery and varnishing, the silk and other manufactures, the pearl fishing, the history of plants and animals, description of their cities and publick works, number of people, their language, manners and commerce, their habits, oeconomy, and government, the philosophy of Confucius, the state of Christianity : with many other curious and useful remarks / by Louis Le Compte ... ; translated from the Paris edition, and illustrated with figures.Date of publication:
1697Author(s):Description:Advertisements at end. Pages 441-442 and 455-456 are stained with loss of text in filmed copy. Pages 380-end photographed from Bodleian Library copy and inserted at end. Reproduction of original in Huntington Library.This item contains 4 files (15.72 MB).Publicly Available