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From Emperor To Citizen: Complete In Two Volumes

By: Aisin-Gioro Pu Yi

Price: £29.95

Publisher: Peking, Foreign Language Press: 1979

Seller ID: 190220

Condition: Very Good


Second edition two volume hardback set, 1979, with unclipped jackets. In overall very good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - dust jackets rubbed. Internally clean. Bindings tight and appear little read; no annotation or inscriptions - owners bookplate to front pastedown in each volume plus a press cutting from the Weekend Telegraph (03/07/93) reviewing ‘The Empty Throne: The Quest For An Imperial Heir In The People’s Republic Of China’ by Tony Scotland tipped-in to front endpaper in volume one, plus some additional press-clippings on the sa... View more info

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China: The Long-Lived Empire

By: Eliza Ruhamah Scidmore

Price: £49.95

Publisher: New York, The Century Co.: 1900

Seller ID: 200297

Condition: Good


Hardback edition, 1900, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - yellow cloth boards a little shelf worn and spine faded. Internally clean. Binding tight; no annotation - owners bookplate to front pastedown and handwritten note dated 1915 to front endpaper stating that the book was purchased at a Red Cross sale in Wrexham which was opened by Lloyd George; toning to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

China Stands Up And Wolves Of The Wild West

By: R. K. Karanjia

Price: £39.95

Publisher: Bombay, People's Publishing House Ltd: 1952

Seller ID: 140643

Condition: Good


"Hardback edition, 1952, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of handling and storage - original brown cloth boards lightly shelfworn and faded to spine, corners gently rounded. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read - crease to ffep and a couple of corners turned over, no annotations or inscriptions; toning to page-ends but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Frontispiece colour portrait of Mao Tse-tung. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info