Fair. No Dustjacket. 1961. 191 pages. Red pictorial card covers. Front hinge is cracked with the front card coming away from the text block edge. Text block is still firm. Light splitting to the top and bottom hinge of the front card. Moderate tanning throughout, particularly to the text block edge. Moderate foxing to the text block edge and endpaper. Card covers are tanned and rubbed with moderate shelf wear and creasing to edges and corners. Spine is lightly creased and tanned.
Fine in good dust jacket. T.V. Boardman & Co., London, UK, 1961. 1st Ed. (U.K. ), Fine-/Good+, Hard Cover, Size=5.5"x7.5", 224pgs. DJ edges nicked, 1-1/2" DJ tears (2), one tapemended, 1" DJ tear, o.w. clean, tight & bright. NO ink names, bookplates etc. Price unclipped. 99% OF OUR BOOKS ARE SHIPPED IN CUSTOM BOXES ALL ARE WELL PACKED WITH CARE!
Paperback, very good condition, black & white photos centre spread, minor edgewear. 192 pp. A biography of the Chinese communist revolutionary leader and the social context that helped his rise to power.
[X104] 1961, 1st thus. (Mass market paperback)...Very good.......*****On 31st October, 1949, Mao Tse-tung, dynamic leader of China's victorious Communists, proclaimed the "People's Republic" in the main square of Peking, and set the course of his nation for years to come. Impartial but penetrating, here is a book that answers many questions in a highly readable and colourful way-an immensely interesting history of the Chinese Communists. A picture of a mighty nation and of its leaders today with a startling look into the future. *****....(Biography)
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