THIRD PRINTING. PRIVATELY OWNED. Light foxing to top text edges, bottom corners lightly soiled. Board edges worn through to white. Worn corners varying degrees of nudges and bumps. Light scuffing to fronts and backs of boards. Misty Landscape from Chinese, Sung dynasty, to frontispiece of Vol. 1. Standing figure of a woman, print by Torii Kiyomasu to frontispiece of Vol. II. Many black and white figures and maps, occasional underlining and marginalia to both volumes. Gilt lettering and small black design to spines and fronts of red cloth-covered boards. 1,272 pp. with index. Bright, tight. Valuable information to meet the needs of anyone wishing to gain a general knowledge of the peoples and cultures of Asia. Written, too, with the hope that the author's work will meet the needs of all teachers of college survey courses in Asia history. A brief list of key dates and two bibliographical lists follows each chapter. Volume II also provides chapters on modern India, on Russian expansion in Asia, and map of Japanese Expansion, 1875 -- 1912. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: A HISTORY OF ASIA : VOLUME I, FORMATION OF ...
Publisher: Allyn and Bacon, Inc.
Publication Date: 1967
Book Condition: Very Good Minus
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