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Ex-public library. Library stamps and markings. Cloth torn along two-thirds of rear joint on Volume One. 1/2" chips and tears to cloth on both volumes along edges of boards, joints, and ends of spine. Hinges broken. All plates and maps present, however 7 of the plates have been tipped in at different pages to those called for in the list of illustrations. The new locations of the plates have been noted in pencil on the list of illustrations. Circular library blind-stamps to corners of all plates and maps. 1/2" wide strip trimmed from outer blank margin of half-title leaf in Volume One. Creasing to corners of some leaves.; Two volumes (complete). Volume One: xxiv, 382, [2 (blank)] pages + 32 pages publisher's advertisements + 2 colour plates (including frontispiece) + 18 black-and-white plates. 7 maps (including 6 full page, 1 small map). Volume Two: xx, 446 pages + 3 colour plates (including 1 double-page) + 30 black-and-white plates (including frontispiece). 3 maps (including 1 double-page, 1 full page, 1 small in-text map). Both volumes: Original mustard yellow cloth with gilt and blue-green decoration, Black lettering and Chinese characters on front board, black and green lettering and gilt decoration on spine. Page dimensions: 220 x 145mm. Colour illustrated endpapers. In addition to the plate leaves, there are numerous small in-text half-tone photographic illustrations. The maps all fall within the main pagination, rather than being additional plate leaves.
Title: China and the Allies
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: London, William Heinemann: 1901
Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 19813