Very Good. Book Tour: NO DJ (cover & spine are as illustrated). Board outer corners slightly toed-in, 1/8" wear incl. cloth frayed. Top/bottom spine 1/8"-1/4" wear incl. 1/8" cloth hole at bottom; spine faded, but legible. Board edges show little wear except slight fading top 1". Board faces worn (gold "CHINA" on front a bit dull), one dirty spot on front 1/2"x1/4". Page edges and faces clean, tanned; corners crisp. Fast, Professional Shipping w/ Tracking. "Best Descriptions, Toughest Grading! "
Very Good. No Jacket. Size: 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall; Type: Hard Back First Printing. hardcover Book in Very Good Condition. No jacket. A United Nations Series Book, which series was dedicated to the task of mutual understanding among the Allies of the Second World War and to the achievement of successful cooperation in peace. This book is provides a close look at China--its development, culture, outstanding personalities and institutions throughout the ages, by eminent scholars. In patterned red cloth with gilt titles on front, blue panel on spine with gilt title; very clean and unmarked with slight rubbing of lower corners-remarkably good condition. Tight and solid sewn binding. Pages quite clean, clear, no marks of any kind, no creases, lightly toned. Former owner name/address on ffep. Illustrated title page, red and blue and white. 15 plates, 5 drawings in text, maps of China and of Occupied and Unoccupied China in Jan 1945. Includes the Chinese National Anthem, in Chinese and Engish. xxix + 573 pages with Notes and References, Bibliography and Index. 6 x 8.8 inches. Univ of California Press, Berkeley and Los Angeles, CA, 1946.
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