DUNNE, George H.
Generation of Giants.
The Story of the Jesuits in China in the last Decades of the Ming Dynasty.
First edition. Account of the Jesuit missions to China of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, “the first encounter of lasting significance between China and the West”.
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Octavo. Original red cloth, title gilt to the spine, red top-stain. With the dust jacket. Illustrations to the text, some full-page. Very good in slightly rubbed jacket.