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The Vigil Of a Nation

By Yutang, Lin




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The Vigil Of A Nation

Yutang, Lin

New York: John Day, 1945. 1st. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Illustrated with 18 black-and-white photographs. Bound in the publisher's original black cloth with the title on the spine. The dust jacket has several closed tears and chips otherwise very good in a very good dust jacket.

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The Vigil of a Nation. 枕戈待旦

Lin Yutang. [ 林語堂], 1895-1976

New York : John Day, 1944, 1945, 1945. Fine. 262 pp. ; black cloth ; eight pages of illus ; map ; 2nd printing ; label on spine, else FINE/VG. A journey through seven provinces of China during the seventh year of the war of Japanese Aggression in China during World War II. [Note : this online listing contains text in Chinese GB]

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The Vigil of a Nation

Lin Yutang

Toronto: Longmans, Green and Co., 1945. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Black cloth hardcover book in very good condition, with original dust jacket in good condition and protected with mylar. Dust jacket is frayed at edges, slightly chipped at top of spine and darkened and marked on back cover. Endpapers show minimal signs of spotting, and there is very small stain to bottom of text block. Binding is secure and pages are unblemished and very clean. A beautiful copy. Questions welcome. We ship internationally from the United States and Canada every week. If buying internationally, please be aware that additional charges may apply for heavier books. We guarantee a safe, quick, and secure transaction. 10+ years in online bookselling experience.

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The Vigil Of A Nation

Yutang , Lin

New York: The John Day Company, 1945 Wear and chips to dust jacket.

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THE VIGIL OF A NATION

YUTANG, LIN

NEW YORK NY: JOHN DAY CO (THE). FINE IN A NEAR FINE D.J.. PUB 1945. FIRST EDITION. HARDCOVER. BOOK IS FINE WITHOUT ANY MARKS TO THE BINDING OR THE TEXT. D.J. ISVERY NICE WITH A TINY BIT OF CORNER AND SPINE-END WEAR WITH A FEW TINYEDGE TEARS, AND IS PRICE-CLIPPED. A BEAUTIFUL CLEAN, BRIGHT, UNFADEDCOPY WITH NO REMAINDER MARK.. Keywords: CHINA, WORLD WAR II, INVISIBLE, ABCDEF.

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The Vigil Of a Nation

Lin Yutang

Highly critical of foreign critics of Chiang Kai-shek's régime as purveyors of Communist propaganda, though the nation is still a way off from democratic government.8vo Black Boards HB stained at rear , No DJ - small inscrip. inner front cover. 324pp

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The vigil of a nation

Lin, Yutang

The John Day Co. Used - Good. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside.

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The Vigil of a Nation

Lin Yutang

The John Day Company, 1945. Jacket has chips and tears.. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Not Price Clipped.

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THE VIGIL OF A NATION

Lin Yutang

New York: John Day, 1945 (1944), viii, 262 pp., illus. in b&w, sketch map. In Dj which shows a little wear o/w clean, tight and very good.

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The Vigil of a Nation

Yutang, Lin

NY: John Day Co., 1945. Cover is bumped and slightly worn. Pgs. are clean & tight.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo.

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The Vigil of a Nation

YUTANG, Lin

New York: John Day Company, 1945. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. First edition. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Light scuffing to boards, else very good in a good only dustwrapper with loss of the top half of rear panel.

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The Vigil of a Nation

YUTANG, Lin

New York: John Day Company, 1945. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. First edition. 262pp. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Cloth mildly discolored on rear board, near fine in a good only edgeworn dustwrapper with edges chipped. Wartime China.

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THE VIGIL OF A NATION

Yutang, Lin

NY: The John Day Co. Very Good/Book Has a Dust Jacket. 1945. Hard Cover. -------Original black cloth covers, book is 8 1/4" tall. 262 pages, illustrated with a section of photos........VERY GOOD CONDITION, tight and clean, with signature of former owner on flyleaf- - dust jacket chipped, the dust jacket is now protected by new clear mylar cover. .

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The Vigil of a Nation

Lin Yutang

The John Day Company, 1945. Hardcover. The author writes about China in the seventh year of her war. He tells about a cotton mill underground. A two thousand year old irrigation system still working. He spoke with Chinese and American troops, Japanese prisoners, school children, business men, farmers to get the material to write his story. There's a notation on the cover page stating that because of wartime there is a restriction of the amount of paper used in this book. Book in good condition, however it has brown spots because of age. The DJ has some soiling and brown spots. (262 Pgs.)

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THE VIGIL OF A NATION

Lin, Yutang

Other: Other. Very Good. Hardcover. NY (co. 1945) . 262 pages, clothbound, no jacket, very good condition. .

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The VIGIL Of A NATION. [Hardcover] [Jan 01, 1945] Yutang, Lin [1895 - 1976]

Yutang, Lin [1895 - 1976]

John Day, (1945), 1945-01-01. Hardcover. Good. Publisher: John Day Date of Publication: 1945 Binding: Hardcover Condition: Good/Fair Description: 8vo - over 7

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The Vigil of a Nation.

LIN YUTANG.

London.: William Heinemann.. 1946. Black and white photographic plates, xii + 324pp, some damp damage cloth boards with inscrriptions front endpapers, dustjacket browned with small torn loss at head of spine, a good copy. Lin Yutang describes what he found when he travelled through seven inland provinces of China in 1945. .

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THE VIGIL OF A NATION

Yutang, Lin

Melbourne, VIC, Australia: William Heinemann Ltd., 1946. Book. Fair. Blue Cloth. First Australian. .

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The Vigil of a Nation

Yutang, Lin

New York: The John Day Company, 1945. Black boards have mild scuffing and faint edgewear. Previous owner name label inside feb. Pages are clean & text is free from markings. All pages secure in binding.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Libris.

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The Vigil of a Nation

Lin Yutang

W. Heinemann Ltd, 1946. Hardcover. Acceptable/Good. 1946. First Edition. 324 pages. Pictorial dust jacket over black cloth. Contains black and white photographic plates. Pages remain bright and photographic plates clear with occasional faint thumb marking present. Light marking to text block edges. Boards have heavy shelf wear with rubbing and heavy corner bumping. Some prominent scuffing to edges and spine. Unclipped jacket has light edge wear with minor tears and chipping. Mild rubbing and marking.

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VIGIL OF A NATION

Yutang, Lin

LONDON: HEINEMANN. G/F DJ WORN, TORN, CHIPPED, COVERED IN MYLAR. 1946. 1st edition.

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THE VIGIL OF A NATION

Lin Yutang

New York: The John Day Company, 1945, (x), 262 pages, 18 photographs in black and white on 8 pages, sketch map of Lin Yutang's wartime journey. In black cloth. Title on spine rubbed, bookseller stamps and a quaint bookplate on blank endpapers. Internally fine.

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The Vigil of a Nation

Lin, Yutang

New York: John Day Co., c1945. Book Club edition. Hardcover. Good condition. 262pp. 22 cm.

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The Vigil of a Nation

Lin Yutang

New York: John Day Co, 1945. Cloth Cloth. Used - Very Good. lightly rubbed, end papers foxed, former owner's bookplate on ffep, else clean & tight - dj rubbed & edge worn, top third of spine missing - in mylar cover

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The Vigil of a Nation

Yutang, Lin

NY: John Day Co, 1945. Has DJ (has wear & price on). Hard Cover. Good/Fair.

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THE VIGIL OF A NATION

Lin Yutang

New York: The John Day Co., 1945. (1945), 262pp, illus. w/ b&w photos, black cloth, ex lib., foxing to ep, bottom of dj trimmed.. Cloth. Good +/Good.

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The VIGIL Of A NATION

Yutang, Lin [1895 - 1976]

John Day, (1945). Collectible - Good. First edition copy. Collectible - Good. Acceptable dust jacket.

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The Vigil of a Nation

Lin Yutang

John Day Co 1945 New York, 1945 About very good lacking dust jacket Reprint Hardbound Octavio 262p Rubbed with bumped corners.. Hardcover.

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The Vigil Of a Nation

Yutang, Lin

New York: The John Day Company, 1945. Black hardback with black print on silver background on spine. Minimal shelf wear to boards. Price and date in pencil on ffep. PO's name on ffep. PO's embossed library stamp on title page. Pages tight; clean/unmarked. 262 pages. Illustrated. . Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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The Vigil of a Nation

Yutang, Lin

WILLIAM HEINEMANN LTD, 1946. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Good/Fair. 324 pages. The dustjacket is worn and torn. The dj front cover is still bright and bold. The edges are worn and the top edge, front, has small closed tears. There is wear to the corners and the head and foot of the spine. The dj spine is sunned and tanned. The black cloth cover is resolute and fit. It has casual marking. The inside flaps of the dj are creased. The frontispage has an ex-libris plate. The pages are clean, clear, complete, sure, sober and firm. fk

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The Vigil of a Nation

Yutang, Lin

This book was written after Dr Lin Yutang had visited China during and at the end of the second world war. He writes about the political and economic changes brought about by the war and about the little details of everyday life. Copyright 1944, 1945, The John Day Company, 262 pages, hardcover, no dust jacket. Illustrated with black and white photos, includes Index. Good - structurally intact and tight, light yellowing to pages, minimal soil and wear, library system withdrawn with typical markings and pocket. Online booksellers for over 7 years, we fully guarantee every book we sell. Buy with confidence here!

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The Vigil of a Nation

Lin Yutang

New York: John Day, 1945. Cloth. Fair/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 262 pp. This is a reading copy only. The bottom half of the spine covering is missing. The binding is tight and square, and the text is clean.

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Price: $3.00