New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2015. Limited edition, #182/500. Quarto, 255 pages; VG; Paperback in portfolio; Portfolio spine, black with glossy black print; Portfolio in black cloth with magnetic strip closure, clean and strong; Text block composed of folded leaves with Chinese stitch binding, clean and tight; Includes separate print of a Platon photograph, and a protective printed vellum leaf; shelved case 11.
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Hong Kong: East Art Co., 1961. First Edition. Folio, 114 pages; VG; bound in blue cloth, Japanese stab binding, title in Chinese on cream silk at front cover, gilt illustration of two figures at lower right, and red stamp; Housed in a VG brocade chemise with loop and peg fasteners, mild wear, rubbing, and staining; Bilingual in English and Chinese; with 74 plates; shelved case 11.
New York: The Pierpont Morgan Library, 1962. Limited Edition. Quarto, 302 pages; VG; 1/2 bound in blue cloth, remainder beige cloth; housed in a VG- brown paper slipcase with calligraphy decorations, some edges beginning to separate; profusely illustrated with full page and fold-out plates; The edition of this book consists of 850 copies of which 100 copies are not for sale; shelved case 11.
New York: Random House, 1986. First Edition. Folios, 3 volumes; VG; housed in a VG brown clamshell with color-illustration laid in and gilt stamped lettering, small staining to upper fore corner of case, mild rubbing and shelfwear; volumes bound in solid turquoise, green, and burnt orange respectively; with 875 color plates; text in English with captions in Chinese; [Oversized books. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates.].; consignment; shelved front table.
Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 1967. Second Edition. Folio, 396 pages; VG; quarter bound in gray buckram, blue cloth boards, gilt titling to spine; housed in a VG beige paper-covered slipcase; ; very mild rubbing and wear; ownership name on ffep; black and white photographic illustrations throughout, some color illustrations, two folding plans bound in with bound glassine guards, and four large folding plans in rear pocket; shelved above case 4.
New York: Ronald Press Company, 1949. First Edition. Quarto, 141 pages, 208 plates; VG-; in G gray slipcase; full binding of green cloth; spine with gilt lettering; mild shelf wear; soiling to fore edge of front board, edges of text block; previous owner's bookplate at front paste down; pages clean; NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcases next to Ephemera section.
London: Textile & Art Publications, 1995. First Edition. Two folio hardcover volumes, no dust jackets (as issued). Volume 1 is photos, Volume 2 is text. Housed in publisher's illustrated slipcase. VG, clean and tight, no markings to text. Slipcase has some shelfwear. NOTE: This extremely heavy item will require extra shipping costs. Shelved on Front Table.
China: Central Literature Publishing House, 2010. First Edition, First Printing. Quarto, 275 pages; VG; Spine is beige with black lettering; bound in beige card board with black Chinese calligraphy and a impression of a temple on the front board; spine has minimal shelf wear and minor creasing; shelved front table.