Imperial Peking: Seven Centuries of China - Lin YutangElek, 1961, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good - in Good DJ. DJ somewhat edgeworn, notably at the top edges with a 1" open tear near head of spine. DJ otherwise bright. Price Clipped.
Illustrated with B&W and Colour photographs. From the cover: “With the aid of a wealth of illustrations, the author conveys, in an intimate and personal manner, the sense of historical achievement which Peking represents. He also acquaints us with the people of Peking and takes us through the various periods which contributed towards making this city what it is today. Here one may find the key to Peking’s fascination, a charm which is as elusive as it is inescapable.”
Size: 11" x 8"
Number of Pages: 227
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