Rock, Joseph F: THE ANCIENT NA-KHI KINGDOM OF SOUTHWEST CHINA. Harvard-Yenching Institute Monograph Series Vol. VIII. Cambridge, 1947. xx. 554 pp. Frontispiece in first volume. 256 b/w plates throughout both volumes. Four colour maps in back pocket of second volume. 2 vols. 26x18 cm. Cloth, dustjacket.
The region described in this two-volume work includes areas very little-known. It gives a detailed historical account of the ancient Na-khi Kingdom, as well as a general historical account of the province of Yunnan proper from 280 B.C. to the 1940s. By a noted explorer and scholar of the region. A good copy with dustjackets (minor wear). Scarce.
Subjects: History Geography
Out of stock, as of: 19/05/2017
Was item 488 in printed List 187.
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