Science and Civilisation in China, Volume I, Introductory Orientations

Author: Needham, Joseph, with research assistance of Wang Ling
Price: $75.00
Publisher Location: Cambridge, England
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Year Published: 1965
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Good
Binding: Hardcover
This volume lays out the plan for this epic (now 27 volumes) study of China. It includes a geographic introduction, an historical introduction and the travel of ideas and techniques between China and Europe over the centuries. Fine black cloth with illustrated boards and bright gilt (as new) title on the spine. No edgewear. Hiinges tight inside and out. Very clean pages with no foxing or browning. no prior owner marks. Dustjacket has minor edgewear and is protected by a clear, mylar sleeve.
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