Title A History of the Press and Public Opinion in China
Book Condition Very Good
Edition First Edition
Size 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
Publisher Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A. Univ of Chicago Press 1936
Seller ID 007653
This is a rare First Edition, so stated, 1936. In the original paperback format. Printed by Kelly and Walsh, Ltd., Shanghai. Plain brown paper wrappers, likely not original, with hand-lettered title in black ink to the spine. 9.75 x 6.25 inches. 179 numbered pages. Text with tables, citations and footnotes. Principal text in English with ancillary text in Chinese. Fore- and bottom page edges attractively deckled. With unopened pages, hence unread. Very light age toning to the pages but no foxing observed. Rated a Very Good copy. Rare in any condition. Preceded the Oxford Press edition of 1937. This is one of the lesser known works of the prolific Lin Yutang.