Title Traditional Chinese Dwellings of Shanxi; Family Houses in the Huizhou Style in Southern Anhui; Old Houses Owned By Ordinary People, Changjiang River;
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition Very Good
Edition Presumed First Edition
Size 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
Publisher China Jiangsu Fine Arts Publishing House 1995
Seller ID 007916
Nine volumes: Traditional Chinese Dwellings of Shanxi, Vols. 1 & 2; Lao Fang Zi Shan Xi Min Ju. Family Houses in the Huizhou Style in Southern Anhui, Vols. 1 & 2; Lao Fang Zi Wan Nan Hui Pai Min Ju. Old Houses Owned By Ordinary People, Changjiang River; Lao Fang Zi Jiang Man Shui Xiang Min Ju. Traditional Chinese Dwellings of Fujian, Vols. 1 & 2; Lao Fang Zi Fujian Min Ju. Timbered Structures of the Dong Minority Nationality; Lao Fang Zi Dongzu Mulou. Overhanging Houses of the Tujia Nationality; Lao Fang Zi Tujia Diao Jaolou. This is a bilingual edition in Chinese and in English. Printed and bound in China. Published in the 1990s. Black buckram hardboard bindings, with crisp gilt-stamped lettering. 8.5 x 6 inches. Generally unbumped spine heads and tails, with fairly sharp corners. Regarding Overhanging Houses of the Tujia Nationality, note that the textblock is starting to separate from the binding near the rear hinge. Each volume with several pages of Chinese text and with many unnumbered pages of B&W archival photo illustrations on coated stock. Volumes are generally very clean and tight, with moderate shelf life. Gently read. No remainder marks. Lovely pictorial DJs, unclipped, with moderate rubbing and scant edge wear. Very Good copies in Very Good DJs.