Title Masterworks of Chinese Porcelain in the National Palace Museum
Book Condition Near Fine
Jacket Condition Near Fine
Edition First Edition Thus
Size 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall
Publisher Taipei, Republic of China National Palace Museum
Seller ID 006814
Originally published in 1969, this copy appears to have been published by Gakken, Japan, in 1976. A bilingual edition in Japanese (including Kanji) and in English. Printed in Japan. Orange cloth binding, with crisp gilt-stamped lettering to the spine and front board. 10.75 x 8.25 inches. Generally unbumped spine head and tail, with fairly sharp corners. Text block firmly bound in. 110 numbered pages, with 50 color plates on heavy-weight semi-glossy paper, plus 50 B&W images of inscriptions. No remainder marks. Previous owner name and date in neat ink hand at top of rear FEP, else an exceptionally clean copy, and quite tight. Either unread or very gently read. With the original plastic DJ. The DJ with no apparent demerits. Housed in an illustrated cardboard slipcase, the slipcase with wear at the edges. A Near Fine copy in a Near Fine DJ in a Very Good Minus slipcase.