Chinese Footbinding by Howard S. Levy (1966) hardcover book

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Howard S. Levy with foreword by Arthur Waley and Introduction by Wolfram Eberhard - Chinese Footbinding: The History of a Curious Custom

New York: Walton Rawls: Publisher, 1966. Hardcover. Large 8vo. Black boards with gold lettering. Yellow and black end-pages and paste-downs. Yellow text-block edge. 352pp., including the index. Slight mildew scent but no evidence of water damage. Fair condition. Minor separation of the text-block from the spine. The spine is very slightly rolled. Creasing, toning, scratching, smudging, and discoloration to the outer/inner boards, end-papers, pages of the text, and the text-block edge. The dust jacket is not price-clipped (though original price of $10.00 is marked out and '8-' is written in black grease pen over it..see photos) and is in fair condition. Light sun-fading to the spine. Edge-wear to the perimeter of the dust jacket. Creasing, toning, scratching, smudging, and discoloration to all faces of the dust jacket. Some chipping to the upper/lower dust jacket spine. Some wear and chipping to corners and hinges.








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