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Looking Beyond by  Lin Yuatng - First Edition - 1951 - from Better Bindings (SKU: 1534)

Looking Beyond

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Looking Beyond

by Yuatng, Lin

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  • fair
  • hardcover
  • First
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New York: Prentice Hall, 1951. First Edition. Hardcover. Fair. 5.98 x 1 x 9.02 inches. Ex-library book has usual markings, stamps, stickers, writing, card holder. No DJ. Some bumping, rubbing, on the top, tail of spine, edges, corners. Outer edges could have yellowing, browning, stains, foxing. Chinese-U.S. author, essayist and academic Dr. Lin Yutang’s appears to formulate his conception of a world beyond the muddling of today in a world that has survived two more world wars, and inaugurated a new Democratic World Commonwealth, outside the limitations of national sovereignty. He makes the contact between this groping old world and an island community, dedicated to peace, isolation and immunity from world ills, exalting the virtues of culture, and surviving in a state of suspended animation with little or no government. B3.

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Seller
Better Bindings US (US)
Seller's Inventory #
1534
Title
Looking Beyond
Author
Yuatng, Lin
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fair
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Prentice Hall
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1951
Pages
387
Bookseller catalogs
Ex-library;
Size
5.98 x 1 x 9.02 inches

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rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
tail
The heel of the spine.
First Edition
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spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf.... [More]
Fair
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edges
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