Good copy, with jacket, tight binding, unmarked text, endpages have foxing, a fair copy. We take great pride in accurately describing the condition of our books, ship within 48 hours and offer a 100% money back guarantee.
Very Good. 1971. Hardcover. Cloth. 8vo. xvi & 248 pp. Noticeable shelf wear, scuffing, and mild chipping to dust jacket. Binding is tight, text clean and unmarked. Altogether very sound. Very Good. Dust Jacket is Good. (Subject: Asian Studies).
Very good in very good(-) jacket. Illustrated with black-and-white photographs. 248 pages, 8vo, blue cloth with gilt-stamped spine, dust wrapper (worn). New York: Taplinger Publishing Company, 1971. A very good copy in a very good(-) dust wrapper.
Fine in very good dust jacket. Taplinger Pub'g. Co., New York, NY, 1971. 1st Edition, Fine-/VG-, Hard Cover, Size=6"x8.5", 248pp(Index). 1" DJ tear head of spine, 1/2" one top rear edge, white paint just at DJ foot of spine, DJ nicked head of spine, o.w. clean bright and tight. No ink names, bookplates, etc. Price unclipped. ISBN 0800823559 99% OF OUR BOOKS ARE SHIPPED IN CUSTOM BOXES ALL ARE WELL PACKED WITH CARE!
248 pages. Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. REFERENCE BOOKS. Purports to be the first work in any language to examine the cultural interchange between Asia and the Western world from earliest times until the modern era. Its purpose is to show something of the still largely unacknowledged debt the peoples of the world owe to each other's civilizations and cultures, and among other things, the Chinese contribution of moveable type, gunpowder, and the magnetic compass. Includes Index. (Key Words: Reference Books, Inventions, Arts, Ideas, Asia, Gunpowder, Moveable Type, Magnetic Compass, China).
Fine in fine dust jacket. Taplinger Pub'g. Co., New York, NY, 1971. 1st Edition, Fine/Fine-, Hard Cover, Size=6"x8.5", 248pp(Index). DJ slightly nicked head & foot of spine & at fore-edge corner tips, o.w. clean, tight & bright. NO ink names, bookplates, DJ tears, etc. Price unclipped. ISBN 0800823559 99% OF OUR BOOKS ARE SHIPPED IN CUSTOM BOXES ALL ARE WELL PACKED WITH CARE!
Dust Jacket Included. 32 pp. illustrations and one map. London: Cassell, 1971. First edition. Pioneering study of 3, 000 years of cultural, technical, and philosophical exchange between East and West, focusing, in particular, on the debt that western civilization owes to the Middle East and Asia. Jacket lightly edgeworn, with some bubbling in the lamination on the front panel; otherwise very good.
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