The Horizon History of China/The Horizon Book of the Arts of China (Two-Volume Boxed Set)

Fitzgerald, C. P.; Froncek, Thomas, et al.

Published by American Heritage Pubishing Co., Inc., New York, 1969
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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No Dust Jacket, As Issured. The Horizon History of China: 415 pp, b&w map, chronology, Introduction: the Approach to China; A Portfolio: Beyond the Great Wall; 1. Land and Language; 2. The Dawn of China (to 200 B.C.); 3. The Sages; 4. The Family with A Portfolio: The Second Sex; 5. The Three Ways; 6. The Early Empire (200 B.C. to A.D. 600); 7. The Spirit of Invention; 8. The Golden Age (A.D. 600 to 1260) with A Portfolio: The Confucian Ideal and An Anthology: The Confucian Way; 9. Travelers and Traders; 10. The Later Empire (1260 to 1912) with A Portfolio: Life in the City; 11. The Scholars World; 12. Artists and Writers with An Anthology: The Voice of the Poet; 13.The Impact of Europe with a Portfolio: East and West; 14. Modern China (1912 to the present) with a Portfolio: The East is Red; acknowledgments and index. The Horizon Book of the Arts of China: 383 pp, map of China, The Light from the East: An Introduction by Hugh Honour; Symbols and Traditions: The Background of Chinese Art; Bronze: Treasures from the Tomb; Jake: The Stone Heaven; Sculpture: From Tomb to Temple; Calligraphy: The Art of the Brush; Painting: Harmony with Nature and an Anthology: The Painter and His Art; Rubbings: Shadows of the Past; Woodcuts: The Printer's Art; Ceramics: The Art of the Potter; Decorative Arts: The Sense of Beauty; The Art of the Craftsman: His Tools and Techniques; Architecture: Pagodas and Pavilions; The Legacy: The Influence of Chinese Art; a chronology of Chinese art, acknowledgments and index. First English Edition, 1969. Inked name on ffep. In Fine Original Slipcase with tipped-in color illustration on front panel. Pristine, no wear. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Black textured decorative cloth with gilt lettering spine. Size: 4to. Bookseller Inventory # 002548

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Title: The Horizon History of China/The Horizon ...

Publisher: American Heritage Pubishing Co., Inc., New York

Publication Date: 1969

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Fine

Edition: First English Edition

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