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WALEY, Arthur ( translator ) ( Illustrated by Cyrus LeRoy Baldridge ).

Published by Knopf, New York (1941)

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From: Weiser Antiquarian Books, Inc. (Cape Neddick, ME, U.S.A.)

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About this Item: Knopf, New York, 1941. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Thick quarto. [xvi] + 328pp. Original orange cloth lettered in gilt on spine, black design on front board. Full-page color plates & b/w vignettes. A collection of translations by the renowned English orientalist Arthur Waley (1889-1966). It comprises a wide variety of Chinese poems and several stories, by various authors, which date from approx. the 7th Cent BCE to the 8th Cent. CE. Numerous color illustrations by Cyrus Le Roy Baldridge. Minor scuffs to boards, tiny top-edge nick to cloth on rear board, page-edges a little discolored, previous owner's name on front free endpaper, else a solid, internally-clean VG copy (no dust jacket or slipcase). Seller Inventory # 52632

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Arthur Waley, Illustrated by Cyrus Leroy Baldridge

Published by New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1941 (1941)

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From: Bookman Extraordinaire (Spring Grove, IL, U.S.A.)

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About this Item: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1941, 1941. Orange Cloth. Very Good Plus/No Jacket. Copyrighe 1941-Knopf. Hardcover. 7" X 11". Beautiful full color illustrations. Chinese poetry translated into english is similar to ours (USA)which rhyme and in strict form. With few exceptions the poems are by poets greatly admired by the Chinese. Lightly soiled cover, a little heavier on the spine. Black Label with gilt lettering on spine, a Borzoi Book. Seller Inventory # 000116

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Waley, Arthur; illustrated by Cyrus Leroy Baldridge

Published by Alfred A. Knopf, New York (1941)

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From: Warwick Books, member IOBA (South Pasadena, CA, U.S.A.)

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About this Item: Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1941. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Hardcover in slipcase. No dust jacket. Edition of 1941. Book is crisp and clean in orange cloth boards; light fading at spine. Slipcase is sturdy and clean, with printed paper spine label and a touch of wear at edges and tips. Full-page color illustrations throughout. 4to. 325 pp. A very nice copy. Heavy--will require additional postage if shipped outside the U.S. Seller Inventory # 89319

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Translations From The Chinese (extra illustrated with: Waley, Arthur (Illustrated

Waley, Arthur (Illustrated by Cyrus LeRoy Baldridge)

Published by Alfred A. Knopf, New York (1941)

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From: Mullen Books, ABAA (Marietta, PA, U.S.A.)

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About this Item: Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1941. Hardbound. Faux vellum, cream colored with red chinese characters printed on spine. Original signed etching facing title-page, wherein it is written "9 copies" Etching is titled "Hatamen Street" and is signed and dated 1941. Colophon for this edition at rear, signed by Richard Ellis, who designed this edition. Presumably one of 9 copies with this binding and etching. VG, with leather bookplate of Harry N. Abrams inside front cover. Seller Inventory # 128685

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