Hommel, Rudolph: CHINA AT WORK. An Illustrated Record of the Primitive Industries of China's Masses ... New York, 1937. x, 366 pp. 536 b/w illustrations. 28x21 cm. Cloth.
As the subtitle says: 'An Illustrated record of the primitive industries of China's masses, whose life is toil, and thus an account of Chinese civilization.' Moreover, a copiously-illustrated and detailed documentation of the traditional tools and trades in Chinese agriculture and industry. A fascinating work. Good copy with dustjacket.
Available, as of: 01/09/2019
Was item 390 in printed List 196.
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