This is Part I, Glass, Agate, Quartz. Presumed first English language edition. Primary text in English, with a few key words translated into Chinese. Printed and bound in Hong Kong. Pictorial glossy paper hardboard binding, with crisp lettering and images. 9 x 6.25 inches. With 80 numbered pages and replete with stunning color plates, on coated stock. Unbumped spine head and tail, with fairly sharp corners. Spine gently sunned. Top half of front hinge with a largely cosmetic split, minor. Text block remains firmly attached. Neat ink signature of previous owner to top of front FEP. Else an immaculate copy, and very tight, with just a hint of shelf life. Gently read. No remainder marks. No dust jacket [as issued?]. A Very Good Plus copy. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Snuff Bottle Terminology, Chinese and ...
Publisher: Nine Dragons
Publication Date: 1981
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Very Good Plus
Edition: First Edition Thus.
Book Description Nine Dragons, Hong Kong, 1981. hARD BACK. Hardback. 80 pages. Color photographs throughout. Pictorial boards. A Fine copy, no markings inside or out. Book. Seller Inventory # 4388
Book Description Hong Kong: Nine Dragons, 1981., 1981. 8vo. pp. 80. 152 illus. (mostly colour). biblio. bds. (spine faded). First Edition. Seller Inventory # DufLI, R97