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La Chine et Son Art by Rene Grousset - Paperback - 1st - 1951 - from Appledore Books, ABAA and

La Chine et Son Art

by Rene Grousset

Condition: Collectible; Fine/Very Good

Paris: Librairie Plon, 1951. 1st. Original Wraps. Collectible; Fine/Very Good. A solid copy of the 1951 1st edition. Clean and VG+ in its original wrappers. And in a VG example of the glassine dustjacket, with very light chipping at the edges. Octavo, 252 pgs., crisp black-and-white reproductions thruout.

  • Bookseller: Appledore Books, ABAA US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 8679
  • Title: La Chine et Son Art
  • Author: Rene Grousset
  • Format/binding: Original Wraps
  • Book condition: Used - Collectible; Fine
  • Jacket condition: Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: 1st
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: Librairie Plon
  • Place: Paris
  • Date published: 1951
  • Keywords: Rare Chinese art, French Criticism of Chinese Art
  • Bookseller catalogs: Art; Asia;


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