A revised and updated version of Gernet's masterful survey of the history and culture of China.A revised and updated version of Gernet's masterful survey of the history and culture of China.Hide synopsis
Description:Near Fine in damaged slipcase; partially split seams on top and...Near Fine in damaged slipcase; partially split seams on top and sides of slipcase; books are unmarked and appear unread; small (½ inch) spot on rear cover of volume II. 10.25 x 7 x 3.5 inches. Very nice edition of Gernet's famous survey of Chinese history with many color plates; the text follows the second English edition of 1996.
Description:2. 851 p. hardcover, two-volume set in slipcase, no dust...2. 851 p. hardcover, two-volume set in slipcase, no dust jackets (as issued), with paste-down on one side (print of terracotta tomb warriors), slipcase with repaired crack along one edge, with sharp edges and corners but light scuffing, with new pictorial covers with gilt design of birds flying over Great Wall (sharp corners, bright spine titles), clean unmarked pages except for p. 113 (light pencil underlining of two historical figures, erased penciled margin brackets found by presence of since removed plastic bookmarks), tight binding as if volumes were new and unread (clean page edge). Typeset in Utopia on Caxton Wove paper. Introduced by Jonathan D. Spence, Translated by J. R. Foster and Charles Hartman. With sets of full-color photographs, maps, and tables....Post Office Delivery Confirmation provided by e-mail to enable you to track your package. Book is shipped in a sturdy box and packaged in bubble wrap.
Description:Near Fine. 2004, fourth printing. Near fine two volume...Near Fine. 2004, fourth printing. Near fine two volume hardcover set in decorative slipcase slipcase. Decorative boards, no jackets as issued. Former owner blind stamp on half title page. No interior marks. Binding tight, square. A handsome, presentable set.
Description:Like New. 2 Volumes, Boxed Set. As new, no wear. Quite clean....Like New. 2 Volumes, Boxed Set. As new, no wear. Quite clean. Illustrated. Volume 1, 402 pages. Volume 2 is paginated in continuation, i. e, pp 403-851. Slipcase measures 7.5 x 10.25 inches.
Description:Fine. This beautiful slipcased set is in near-new unread...Fine. This beautiful slipcased set is in near-new unread condition. 2 volume set. 851 p. Includes: illustrations, diagrams, maps, index, bibliography.
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