Dust jacket in very good condition. Minor shelf and handling wear, overall a clean solid copy with minimal signs of use. Second Edition, 1966. No marks. Jacket shows just a bit of shelf and age wear, not price clipped. Mylar jacket protector included. Secure packaging for safe delivery.
Very Good in Good jacket. 181178 Chinese Jews: A Compilation of Matters Relating to the Jews of K'ai-feng Fu by William Charles White. Second edition. Introduction by Cecil Roth. In Good, mylar wrapped dust jacket. Grey cloth covered boards with gilt lettering and red box on spine; red flower illustration on front cover. Red endpapers. B/W photographs throughout.
Large 8vo. pp 209, 186, 228. Original publisher's grey cloth, boxed and decorated in red, lettered gilt on spine. Illustrated throughout. This book is heavy, and delivery costs may be a consideration especially outside Britain. About fine in near VG dust jacket with slight surface wear and rubbing.
Near fine in very good(-) jacket. Introduction by Cecil Roth. Illustrated. Large 8vo, 211, 186, 228 pages. Very thick 8vo, cloth, worn d.w. New York: Paragon Reptrint Corp. (1966). Second Edition. Near fine in very good(-) dust wrapper. Revised, with additions from the first edition of 1942.
Large 8vo. pp 209, 186, 228. Original publisher's grey cloth, boxed and decorated in red, lettered gilt on spine. Illustrated throughout. This book is heavy, and delivery costs may be a consideration especially outside Britain. About fine in VG dust jacket, very slight surface wear. Decent copy.
Fine in Good jacket. A handsomely published volume. With illustrations throughout and many appendices. Well-kept and clean. Covers are looking just about new. Square & sturdy binding. Jacket with fading to sine and tears along top edges. Oversize and bulky.
Near fine in very good jacket. 211 + 186 + 226 p. 25 cm. 98 b&w photos + Illus. Two chips in price-clipped jacket, minor wear to edges. Owner's sig. on front free endpaper. The rarest and most important book on this subject. Dr. White, a Christian missionary in China, has produced what can only be called the definitive work on the Jews in China. He outlines early arrival, long tenure, & demise, with focus on inscription tablets, genealogical charts, & philosophical writings. He carefully examines the Chinese of the Codex, Chinese-Hebrew manuscripts, with many parts in Hebrew & Chinese.
VG/VG. Signed By Author Signed by Cecil Roth. With an introduction by Cecil Roth. There is also a business card in the book from Paragon Books-signed by Max Faerber. The D.J. has two small closed tears.
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