ALL MEN ARE BROTHERS, trans. by Pearl S. Buck - 1933 [1st Edition]
All Men Are Brothers
Shui Hu Chuan
translated by Pearl S. Buck
First edition, translated from the Chinese, two volumes. New York: The John Day Company, 1933
Hardback set is overall in VERY GOOD condition.
- Red cloth covers are mostly clean, with white text. Boards show some wear. Corners are sharp.
- Spines have white text and are faded with staining at foot, with bumped ends.
- Binding is strong.
- End papers/ pastedowns show little to no sign of age or wear
- Frontispiece is present.
- Ephemera, a note by the translator, sits inside the cover.
- Illustrations, black ink line drawings, are bright and clear.
- Interior is gently age-toned. Page corners turned back at page 606; some rippling at page 652. Please see photographs for condition.
- Inside pages are free of writing and intentional marks.
- Text block edges have yellow ink along head.
- Slipcase covered in black paper with red label exhibits some wear at corners, staining and discoloration. See photographs.
1279 pages. 5.5 x 8.25 inches
Pearl S. Buck describes All Men Are Brothers as "a great pageant of China, a great procession of humanity," to be read as one would watch people pass by on the streets of a great city.
First edition, in two volumes, with a slipcase.
AS IS! Please see photos. More photos available upon request.
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