Hardcover. 8vo. Henri Vetch, Peking. 1940. 289 pgs. Illustrated with Black and White Plates. First Edition/First Printing. DJ in VG shape with light shelf-wear present to the DJ. No ownership marks present. Text is clean and free of marks, binding tight and solid, boards clean with no wear present. E-03. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: China Then and Now
Publisher: Henri Vetch
Publication Date: 1940
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition; First Printing.
Book Description Peking 1940, Vetch. Blue cloth, very good, 289p., index, copious bibliography, end paper maps, 22 b. w. photos 13 x 10.5 cm., clean, solid copy. FIRST & ONLY EDITION *** . Covers China's civilization: sinology, its methods, geographical background, historical summary, Chinese civilization: origins, the people, language, society, religion & philosophy, literature, arts & sciences. . The reconstruction of China: social, political, technical, the readjustment of Sino-foreign relations. Excellent, scholary, well illustrated study. Obscure resource. . ***. Seller Inventory # 20042001