Rutland, Vermont, & Tokyo, Japan (1966): Charles E. Tuttle Co. First Edition. Quarto. Item #030779
235 p. illustrated with 22 color illustrations which are mounted and 92 black and white illustrations, and over 200 textual illustrations. This work introduces masterworks from China's over 3,000 yeas of superlative ceramic design and production including several recently discovered objects. The illustrations are large enough to show detail in the decorative painting and texture of the wares. Bound in dark blue cloth lettered in gilt, spine lettering gilt, previous owner's bookplate. A very good copy in good pictorial dust jacket showing a bit of soiling and wear with small closed edge tear to rear panel.