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PRINCES OF JADE

by Capon, Edmund and William MacQuitty

Condition: Fine/Fine


New York: E.P. Dutton, 1973. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Numerous photos, many color. New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., 1973. First edition. Using the discovery of Han prince Liu Sheng and his consort's jade-encrusted burial chamber as the keystone, the authors provide a rich and authoritative history of the Han Dynasty, which ruled China from 205 B.C. to 220 A.D. Published to coincide with an exhibit of Chinese antiquities that toured the United States in 1974. A near fine copy in lightly rubbed jacket.


  • Bookseller: johnson rare books & archives US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 5982
  • Title: PRINCES OF JADE
  • Author: Capon, Edmund and William MacQuitty
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Fine
  • Jacket condition: Fine
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: E.P. Dutton
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1973
  • Keywords: Archaeology, China, General, General, General, Capon, Edmund China Asia Archaeology Ancient History Han Dynasty


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