1 volume 8vo, 140 pp., rebound in modern ordeaux leather, internally very good. Profusely illustrated with photographs, drawings. Comment by John C. Ferguson. The book covers all customs of the Calendar Year, month by month. Quite scarce. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Manchu Customs and Superstitions
Publisher: China Booksellers, Tientsin and Peking, 1928.
Book Description SMC Publishing (1994), Taipei, 1994. orig.wrappers. Reprint. 22x14cm, (169),(153) pp, Facsimile reprint of the 1936 and 1928 editions. Consists of two works bound togetheer as issued by publisher. Includes: a) "Annual Customs and Festivals in Peking as Recorded in the Yen-ching Sui- shih-chi by Tun Li-ch'en. Translated and Annotated by Derk Bodde" [xxii,147pp] ; & b) M.L.C. Bogan "Manchu Customs & Superstitions" [xiii,140 pp] Minor rubbing. Spine faded. VG. Bookseller Inventory # 009434
Book Description China Booksellers, LTD., Tientsin and Peking, 1928. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Covers have light soiling--visible in photos. Former owner name on front paste down. Hinges are cracked--visible in photo. Pages are all intact--none are loose. Bookseller Inventory # 101-B