First edition of The Chinese Renaissance by Hu Shih.
Octavo, xi, 110pp. Brown cloth, title in gilt on spine, toning to endpapers, previous owner’s name written in pencil on front free endpaper. Clean text with no marks or notations. Stated “Published May 1934” on copyright page with no additional printings listed. Original publisher’s dust jacket, $1.50 retail price on front flap, light soiling to covers, chipping and tears along edges, sunning to spine.
This volume is part of the Haskell Lectures in Comparative Religion from the University of Chicago Press.