This is a bilingual edition; principal text is in Chinese and secondary text is in English. First edition, presumed first printing, 1978. Printed and bound in Taiwan. Light gray buckram hardboard binding, with crisp gilt-stamped lettering to the front board and to the spine. Unbumped spine head and tail, with sharp corners. 15 x 10.5 inches. Text block firmly bound in. With 216 numbered pages, and with 88 plates, as called for, all full-page and almost all full-color, on heavy-weight coated stock. Fore-edge lightly foxed, almost not at all on to the pages themselves. Else a very clean volume. Gently read. No remainder marks. Lovely full-pictorial DJ, unclipped and virtually unrubbed. The pictorial DJ protected by the original clear Mylar over-wrapper. A Very Good copy in a Near Fine DJ. Four monk-artists of the Late Ming are profiled: Chien-chiang, Shih-ch'i, Shih-t'ao, and Pa-ta-shan-jen. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Four Monks of the Late Ming: Chien-chiang, ...
Publisher: National Museum of History
Publication Date: 1978
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description The National Museum of History, 1979. Condition: Very Good. Very Good. (Binding: Hardcover, Jacket: Very Good) Cloth. Text in Chinese and English. Seller Inventory # 66708
Book Description Taipei: National Museum of History, 1978, 1978. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. First edition, first printing. Folio, 38*27*2.5cm, wt:2kg, 220pp. A fine hardcover in original dusjacket now protected in mylar. Profusely illustrated. Text mainly in the Chinese language. Seller Inventory # ABE-11335514254