China and Chinese Literature
Shanghai: Kelly & Walsh, Limited, 1934. First edition. Hardcover. Kelly & Walsh, Limited. Folio. 87pp. Text and numerous photographic illustrations by Catleen from originals taken with her Rolleiflex camera. Charming coloured map and humorous black and white sketches by Schiff throughout the text. Printed in black and red. Silk boards... Item #10392
Peking: North China Union Language School, 1932. Paperback. North China Union Language School. Octavo.164pp. Paper wrappers are a bit toned, and a little brittle with some creases and small edge tears. School stamp on front cover. Interior nice and clean. Item #11074
Berkeley: University of California Press, 1965. Hardcover. University of California Press. Octavo. 310pp. 19th. Century Chinese fantasy travelogue reminiscent of Swift. Turquoise cloth, spine stamped in gold. Dust Jacket has rubbing and light edgewear. Item #11076
Ma, Y. W. ; Lau, Joseph S. M.
New York: Columbia University Press, 1978. First edition. Hardcover. Columbia University Press. Quarto.603pp. with index. Item #9945
Mackerras, Colin P.
Oxford: CLARENDON PRESS, 1972. First edition. Hardcover. CLARENDON PRESS. 8 3/4'' X 5 3/4''. 316pp. with index. Previous owners ink signiture on fly-leaf. Light wear and a couple of tiny chips to dustjacket. Item #12306
Paris: Librarie Ernest Leroux, 1932. Paperback. Librarie Ernest Leroux. Octavo.130pp. plus errata. Wrappers. Text in French. Cover browned on edges and spine and is waterstained; stain has only a mildly effected to half-title. Item #10772
Twitchett, Denis; John K. Fairbanks (editors)
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1978. Hardcover. Cambridge University Press. Thick lg. octavo. Buckram cloth with red labels, stamped in gold. Part 1: 713pp. Spine faded dustjacket included. Heavy volume, may require extra shipping, overseas shipping not recommended. Item #10688
Twitchett, Denis; John K. Fairbanks; Kwang-Ching Lui (editors)
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1978/1980. Hardcover. Cambridge University Press. Thick lg. octavo. Buckram cloth with red labels, stamped in gold. Part 1: 713pp.; Part 2: 754pp., Spine faded dustjackets included. Heavy volumes, may require extra shipping, overseas shipping not recommended. Item #10686