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Emperor of China, Self-portrait of K'ang-hsi

Spence, Jonathan D.

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ISBN 10: 0394488350 / ISBN 13: 9780394488356
Published by Knopf, NY, 1974
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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Title: Emperor of China, Self-portrait of K'ang-hsi

Publisher: Knopf, NY

Publication Date: 1974

Binding: Red Cloth

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Edition: Stated First.

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A portrait of one of China's greatest rulers, Emperor K'ang-hsi (1661-1722).

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Jonathan D. Spence’s 11 books on Chinese history include The Gate of Heavenly PeaceTreason by the Book, and The Death of Woman Wang. He has been awarded Guggenheim and MacArthur fellowships and is professor emeritus of history at Yale University.

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