Milan: Tipografia di S.Giuseppe Via S. Calocero, 1875. Hardcover. The fourth complete year of the weekly Catholic Mission bulletin, a compilation of 52 issues written in Italian, with entries and news from around the world (China, Australia, Madagascar, Constantinople, Canada, Ecuador, Jerusalem, Tibet...). With remarkable wood block engravings including many of China, and a folding map of China printed on thick wove paper, Carte du Kiang-si (China) (p225).
Ex library copy with stamp of St. Francis Seraphic Seminary. Small folio, 3/4 black leather and brown cloth, marbled endpapers, 616pp, b&w illustrations, fold out maps of Bengal Centrale, and lightly colored map of Carta Commeciale della Costo Del Loango E Del Congo. Spine edges rubbed, cloth covers sunned, marked, interior clean. Very good condition. Item #22499