Cultural Atlas of China

By Blunden, Caroline and Elvin, Mark

SKU# 15793

$ 8.00

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 1989
Date Published Estimated No
Edition Later printing
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Fine
Condition Description A fine copy in a fine dust jacket.
ISBN 0-87196-132-6
Limited Edition