The Importance of Understanding: Translations from the Chinese

Yutang, Lin

Published by The World Publishing Company, 1960
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Title: The Importance of Understanding: ...

Publisher: The World Publishing Company

Publication Date: 1960

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing.


Hardcover with dustjacket, "First Edition" is stated on copyright page and the original price (6.00) is present on the front flap but the top of the jacket flap states "Marlboro Book Club Edition," the mustard-colored cloth binding is sunned to beige on the spine but no other remarkable book flaws, jacket is tanned on the spine and front edge and mild edge-wear is present at the top corners, the jacket is clean and quite presentable overall and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, "Yutang has distilled the essence of life as understood and observed by the Chinese through the ages". Bookseller Inventory # 040354

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