First edition, first printing. Publisher's original quarter black cloth over illustrated boards. Illustrated with 13 black and white plates and 12 tables. A fine copy, the binding square and tight, the contents clean and crisp throughout and free from any previous owners' inscriptions or stamps. Lacking the dustwrapper.
The second volume of Needham's highly acclaimed, groundbreaking series exploring the history of science and technology in China.
Stock code: 19350