The Ornaments of Late Chou Bronzes, a Method of Analysis by George W. Weber, Jr.
Foreward by Alexander C. Soper
Rutgers University Press, 1st edition, 1973
Large hardback with dustjacket. xxi + 633pp. Profusely illustrated throughout in black and white with colour frontispiece. Contains 77 photographs, 115 schematic drawings, 217 text drawings, 23 stipple drawings with matching photographs, 35 tables and 15 full page plates.
Dustjacket very good condition in protective (removable) plastic. No tears or chips. Some minor shelf wear marks to back. Hardback is black gloth with gilt lettering and gilt motif to cover. Also very good with some shelf wear marks. Text is fine throughout. Book looks very little used.
An important scholarly book making an invaluable contribution to the dating of early Chinese bronzes.
280mm high x 220mm wide x 50mm deep.