Kaogu (Journal of Archaeology), 1962 (volume 1) to 1990 (volume 3), issued in 157 separate volumes

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Kaogu (Journal of Archaeology), 1962 (volume 1) to 1990 (volume 3), issued in 157 separate volumes

By Kaogu

SKU# 15882

$ 500.00

Pp. 10,500+, numerous black-and-white photos, diagrams, plan-views, maps, occasional color photos in later volumes. Original black cloth, lettered in silver on the spine, for the 1972-1978 (original wrappers bound in place) + original orange or yellow printed wrappers for the years 1962-1966 and 1979-1990. This is a mostly complete set of the primary archaeology journal of China up to the year 1990. The text is in Chinese with titles of papers listed in English on the rear inside wrapper. It was issued year-by-year with anywhere from 6 volumes to 12 volumes each year. The early years have only a few volumes present. For the years 1967-1971 no volumes were issued due to the Cultural Revolution. A total of 157 separate volumes are offered here. Here is the breakdown by year: 1962 (volume 1 only), 1963 (volume 6 only), 1964 (no volumes available), 1965 (volumes 7-12 only), 1966 (volumes 1-5 only), 1967-1971 (no volumes issued due to Cultural Revolution), 1972 (volumes 1-6), 1973 (volumes 1-6), 1974 (volumes 1-6), 1975 (volumes 1-6), 1976 (volumes 1-6), 1977 (volumes 1-6), 1978 (volumes 1-6), 1979 (volumes 1-6), 1980 (volumes 1-6), 1981 (volumes 1-6), 1982 (volumes 1-6), 1983 (volumes 1-12), 1984 (volumes 1-12), 1985 (volumes 1-12), 1986 (volumes 1-12), 1987 (volumes 1-12), 1988 (volumes 1-12), 1989 (volumes 1-4 only), 1990 (volume 1-3 only). No ownership or institutional marks.

Publisher Archaeology Journal Press
Publisher Place Beijing
Date Published 1962-1990
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First edition
Number of Volumes 157
Reprint No
Condition Near fine
Condition Description Some soiling to volume 5 only for the year 1976, no other signs of use; a uniformly bright and clean copy in near fine condition.
ISBN
Limited Edition