440 pages; Good/No Jacket. Solid binding and hinges. Spine is darkened by the silver lettering is still bright. Chip of the cloth at fore edge of front cover - to the board. Outside page edges are age tanning. Lays open easily at page 222. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are otherwise clean. The title Chinese Reader's Manual has been given to the following work in the belief that it will be found useful in the hands of students of Chinese literature, by elucidating in its First Part many of the personal and historical allusions, and some portion at least of the... View More...
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