6019. On jesuits in China

Object description
JESUITS IN CHINA. (GAULTIER, JEAN-BAPTISTE). Les Jesuites convaincus d'obstination a permettre l'idolatrie dans la Chine. Lettres. No place 1744.
Large 12:o (about 165x100 mm.). (2), (1)-120 pp. Some foxing.
Löwendahl: China illustrata nova. Supplement, 1628.
One of two editions with the same date of publication, the other with 135 pp. BOUND WITH:

Les jesuites criminels de leze majesté dans la théorie et dans la pratique. La Haye (chez les frères Vaillant) 1759.
Large 12:o (about 165x100 mm.). (3), iv-xxi, (1), (1)-179, 174-326 (wrongly printed 226) pp. Minor foxing.
Löwendahl: China illustrata nova. Supplement, 1640.
Apparently the first of three editions published with the same date of publication. It originally appeared in the previous year. Jesuit activities in China on pp. xvi-xxxi. BOUND WITH:

Les jesuitiques; enrichies de notes curieuses, pour servir à l'intelligence de cet ouvrage. Rome (aux dépens du Général [but Amsterdam?]) 1761.
Large 12:o (about 165x100 mm.). (4), 5-39. (1 blank) pp. Partly foxed.
Löwendahl: China illustrata nova. Supplement, 1643.
Four satirical odes, with many references to the jesuits in China in the notes.

Five other anti-jesuitic pamphlets withbound.
Contemporary brown full calf, worn, bumped corners, faded gilt spine in six compartments, defective at head and foot, red edges.

From the library of Swedish antiquarian bookdealer Björn Löwendahl (1941-2013).