New York: The John Day Company, 1949. map. First Edition. Cloth. 8vo, gold pebble-grained cloth with black lettering on spine, illustrated with one map of China in the Spring & Early Autumn Period, Mylar-protected pictorial dust jacket (clipped) depicting a red-rubbing of Chinese gentlemen & a chariot, xi, [xii: map] + 363 pages. Fine / Near Fine. Item #3669
SUPERIOR CONDITION for this clarifying study about the authentic pre-politicized Master Kung/Confucius by prominent Univ. of Chicago professor, philosopher, and Sinologist H[errlee] G[lessner] Creel (1905 – 1994).
An informative and attractive copy with a quite bright and uncommon pictorial jacket (a bit of rubbing, soill, and a few chips lost from its lower spine).