Cultural Atlas of China
By Blunden, Caroline and Elvin, Mark
Pp. 237; 365 illustrations (204 in color), 58 maps. Publisher’s original black cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine, color pictorial dust jacket, folio (12 x 9.65 inches). This large and attractively produced volume is divided into three parts – Part One: Space, geography and demography; Part Two: Time - survey of Chinese culture from Beijing (Peking) man to the present day; and Part Three: Symbols and society - thematic coverage of important aspects of China's culture, origin of language, how they write, poetry, philosophy, religion, architecture, medicine, math (from the dust jacket flap). No ownership marks and no signs of use.
|Publisher||Facts on File|
|Publisher Place||New York|
|Date Published Estimated||No|
|Number of Volumes||1|
|Condition Description||A fine copy in a fine dust jacket.|