New York: Greenwood Press, 1968, Reprint. Hardcover. 502 pp. Illustrated in b&w, including frontispiece. Very good. Faint discoloration to the inside hinges. Tiny spots of discoloration on the front flyleaf and half-title, limited to a very small area. Boards and contents otherwise clean and unmarked.
Westport: Greenwood Press Reprint, 1975, Reprint Edition. Hardcover in Fine condition. A clean, tight and sharp copy. No jacket present.
London: S. & T. Gilbert, 1867, First Edition. 100 of the 101 chromolithograph plates are present -- lacking only plate number 5. The chromolithograph title page is present. 15 pages of introductory text. Hardcover, rebound in brick red buckram, all edges gilt. Book measures 9 x 13.5 inches. Library call...
Berkeley: Univ. of California Pr. 1965, an early, if not the first, English translation of this 19th century Chinese classic. 310 pp. Hardcover, green cloth. Previous owner's small bookplate on the front pastedown, otherwise a Fine, tight, clean copy in a price-clipped dust jacket that also shows light wear and...
New York: Zone Books, First edition, 1995. Black cloth hardcover with gilt title on spine in dust jacket, 317 pp., clean unmarked text, Near Fine copy in Near Fine dust jacket, a bit of rubbing to the covers of the book, minor edgewear to the dust jacket. Dust jacket housed...
Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, Inscribed by Kang! First printing, 2004, paperback, octavo, 208pp., not illustrated. Book fine, binding tight, text clean and unmarked. No DJ.
New Haven: Yale University Press, First edition, 1973. Cloth hardcover in dust jacket, 198 pp., illustrated, clean unmarked text, Near Fine copy in Very Good dust jacket, some soiling or discoloration to the dust jacket, a bit of creasing or edgewear to the dust jacket. Dust jacket housed in archival...
Chicago: University of Chicago Press, First printing, 1976, hardcover with orange cloth boards in dust jacket, octavo, 251pp., not illustrated. Book fine, binding tight, text clean bright and unmarked. DJ VG+ with spine sunned, mild wear to flap hinges.
Stanford: Stanford University Press, First edition, 2000. Cloth hardcover in dust jacket, 497 pp., illustrated, clean unmarked text, Near Fine copy in Near Fine dust jacket, a bit of glue-soil to the top edge of the book, light discoloration to the dust jacket. Dust jacket housed in archival dust jacket protector.
Cambridge: Harvard University Press, Volume one only. First edition, 1971. Cloth hardcover, 641 pp., clean unmarked text, Near Fine copy, owner's signature on the front flyleaf, some soiling to the page-edges, no dust jacket.
Washington DC: U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, First edition, 1975. Cloth hardcover, 803 pp., clean unmarked text, Near Fine copy, erasable pencil-notes to some pages, no dust jacket.
Cambridge, MA: Harvard Univ. Pr. 1968. Second printing. Paperback, 262 pp. Very good. Previous owner's signature to inside of front wrap. Sunning to spine. Contents clean and unmarked.
Taipei: Kwang Hwa Publishing, 1993. 30 staple-bound pamphlets (each on a different subject) housed in a slipcase; volumes 1-21 are fifth edition; volumes 22-30 are second edition. Profusely illustrated with color photographs and drawings. All volumes are near fine. Light bubbling to top edge of slipcase, which is otherwise fine...
Chicago: University Of Chicago Press, First six volumes of Lach's Asia in the Making of Europe ONLY. 1965-1993. Later printings. Paperback, 8vo. Varying paginations, illustrated. Uniformly very good. Edge wear to wraps, edges scuffed. Internally bright and unmarked. May require extra postage. 6vol.
Chicago: University Of Chicago Press, This volume ONLY. 1993. Later printing. Hardcover, 8vo. in blue cloth, dust jacket. 514pp. illustrated. Fine in fine dust jacket. Dust jacket in mylar. Internally unmarked.
Chicago: University Of Chicago Press, This volume ONLY. 1993. Later printing. Hardcover, 8vo. in blue cloth, dust jacket. 450pp. illustrated. Fine in fine dust jacket. Dust jacket in mylar. Internally unmarked.
Taipei: Ch'eng-wen Publishing, Reprint, 1966. Cloth hardcover, 148 pp., clean unmarked text, Near Fine copy, some age-toning to the pages, no dust jacket.
Hong Kong: Joint Publishing (Hong Kong) Co. LTD, 1983, Edition not stated. Hardcover, with Dust Jacket. In Very Good+ condition, with very light shelf wear. The Dust Jacket is also in Very Good condition, with light shelf wear and handling soil, and also the jacket spine is lightly sunned.
New York: Knopf, 1936, First American edition. Hardcover, yellow cloth. Very Good in a Good dust jacket. Light soil and browning to the cloth binding; contents clean and unmarked; sound binding. From the collection of award winning industrial designer and sculptor Viktor Schreckengost -- with his bookplate on the front...
New York: Doubleday, Page & Co. First edition, 1905, hardcover with green cloth boards, octavo, 484pp., color frontispiece, otherwise illustrated with half-tone plates. Book VG+ with mild bumping and wear to corners and spine ends, rubbing, binding mostly tight, front endpapers show mild foxing and previous owner's blindstamp, text clean...
New York: MacMillan, 1929. First edition. Hardcover, 8vo. in purple cloth, top edge gilt, without dust jacket. 930pp. with folding map of China and Tibet. Good plus. Lacks dust jacket. Heavy soil, finger smudging to boards. Ownership signature to front flyleaf. Internally bright and unmarked. Digital images available upon request.