Fine. Book Shelf 482 Like new; a beautiful and excellent copy; full gilt to edge of paper; moire end papers; ribbon page marker; Not a book club (BC)copy. No previous owner name, not ex library, not a remainder, smoke free. PHOTOS POSTED WITH OUR BOOKS ARE STOCK AND DO NOT NECESSARILY REFLECT CONDITION OR EDITION OF BOOK OFFERED FOR SALE. WE DO NOT POST THE PHOTOS.
Near Fine. An illustrated deluxe edition in slipcase presenting teachings of Confucius. Translated from the Chinese, with an introduction and notes, by Lionel Giles. Illustrated with paintings by Tseng Yu-Ho, who provides explanations of the art at rear of volume. ---In patterned gold paper-covered boards backed in gold cloth with titling in gilt on red spine block, red Chinese spine characters, and with red topstain. Slipcase covered in gold paper. Publisher's Sandglass flyer is not present. ---A very nice copy: clean, bright, and firm. Slipcase with a few dings and small scratches, else sound and fully functional.; Small 4to 9"-11" tall; xxv, (6), 130 pages.
Tseng Yu-Ho. Near Fine in Near Fine jacket. 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall. Signed by Illustrator Variegated red-orange cloth, decorated in gilt, with paper title label mounted on upper spine. Very slight foxing to text block edges and endsheets, slightly age-toned title label, else as issued, appears never read. Original glassine dust wrapper shows only the slightest wear. Original presentation box, cloth-covered boards w/ string tie, shows mildly toned title label and mild loss from silverfishing along two edges of the paper affixed to the underside of the lid and top edge only, a minor cosmetic issue, thus Near Fine. xxix, 131,  pp. No. 1348 of an edition limited to 1500 copies, signed by the illustrator, Tseng Yu-Ho, on rear colophon. Printed for the Limited Editions Club by the Plantin Press.
Tseng Yu-Ho. Fine. No Dust Jacket as Issued. 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall. Clean and bright in deluxe silk binding. Fine with original onionskin dustwrapper in VG lightly smudged hardcover case. Heavy book may require additional postage.
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