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In Search of Old Peking

Author: Arlingon , L.C. and William Lewisohn
Price: $240.00
Publisher Location: Peking
Publisher: Henri Vetch
Year Published: 1935
Book Condition: Very Good
Binding: Hardcover
Original maroon cloth with bright gilt title on the spine. Slight edgewear and some wear at the top of the spine. This is the famed traveler and China expert Owen Lattimore's personal copy. A book plate states, " Owen Lattimore Collection , University Library Leeds" Under the terms of Owen's will, son David was permitted to choose a select few books for himself, and this is one he chose. SCARCE association copy of a sought after guide to Old Peking (now Beijing).
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