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THE SEARCH FOR MODERN CHINA by Jonathan D. Spence - First edition, as stated - 1990 - from Bibliodditiques and

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by Jonathan D. Spence

Condition: Near Fine/near fine

New York and London: W. W. Norton & Company, 1990. First edition, as stated. Hardcover. Near Fine/near fine. Book covers last four centuries of Chinese history with maps, tables, photographs, list of further readings, glossary. Tight binding. No chips, tears, creases. Previous owner's name on front free endpaper. Dust jacket is price-clipped. 876 pp. Size: Sm 4to (9" to 11")


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