Gently used. Expect delivery in 20 days. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
A text of central importance to the Chinese literary tradition, the Wen xuan was compiled by Xiao Tong (501-531) and is the oldest surviving anthology of Chinese literature arranged by genre. This volume, the first of a planned eight-volume translation of the entire work, contains thoroughly annotated translations of the first section of the Wen xuan, the rhapsodies on the metropolises and capitals."
Originally published in 1983.
The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905.
Text: English (translation)
Original Language: Chinese
Titel: Wen Xuan or Selection of Refined Literature,...
Verlag: Princeton University Press
Zustand: very good
Buchbeschreibung Princeton Univ Pr, Ewing, New Jersey, U.S.A., 1982. Hard Cover. Buchzustand: Good. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Good. Volume One ONLY. This is an ex-library book with the usual markings. Otherwise, the hardcover book is near very good with shelfwear. The mylar protected dust jacket is good plus with rubbing, edgewear (including several small tears) and a small piece missing from the back cover. A nice example of a very scarce resource. This book cannot be shipped to Canada or Russia. Expedited international shipping is not available. The delivery expectation for international shipping is 7-32 business days, depending upon customer location. Ex-Library. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 007706
Buchbeschreibung Princeton University Press, -, 1983. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Very Good. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Very Good. 9.30 X 6.60 X 1.70 inches Used hardcover in dust jacket. Shelfwear to boards, light dust soiling to the text block; dust jacket has some edgewear, but is not chipped or torn. Binding and pages remain solid and clean, with no markings to the text. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 10000000111962
Buchbeschreibung Princeton University Press, 1983. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Used: Good. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Good. Volume One: Rhapsodies on Metropolises and Capitals. Published by Princeton; hardbound with dust jacket. Book with medium brown spotting of cloth at exposed edges, else mild wear of book; no markings noted. Jacket with limited shallow edgewear, rubbing of covers. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 42783aa
Buchbeschreibung Princeton University Press, Princeton, New Jersey, 1983. First Edition. 447 pp, including Notes and Index and various illustrations of Chinese paintings. Papers presented at a conference sponsored by the Committee on Studies of Chinese Civilization of the American Council of Learned Societies (1979). Near fine condition, clean, tight, unmarked text block. Chipped dj in vg+ condition, in fresh mylar. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 001550
Buchbeschreibung Princeton University Press, 1982. Cloth. Buchzustand: Very Good. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Very Good+. Three volume set. All three vg/vg+. Books are slightly cocked, otherwise they would be NF in bright djs. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 055363
Buchbeschreibung Princeton Univ Pr, 1982. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Used: Very Good. Buchnummer des Verkäufers SONG0691053464