Clark, Gregory,: In Fear of China
Book Number: 0124574
Lansdowne Press, Melbourne, 1967. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. First Edition. Introduction by author, Australian PostScript and index with list of maps. The text is illustrated with four maps within the text and has map illustrated endpages showing China and her neighbours. Red coloured cloth covered boards with gilt coloured titles to the back strip. Photographic dustwrapper with black coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. Black and white coloured photograph of author to the rear fold over panel. In this book the author "... seeks to establish that Australia's official attitude to China is based on fear; it investigates the reason for Canberra's fear, and it asks whether this fear is psychologically or ideologically induced, or whether it has a rational basis." – from front fold over panel blurb. With rubbing of the book corners. Uniform light tanning of the text block edges and age toning of the pages. A few handling marks to the front end page which also shows previous owners name to the top edge of the same page. A little creasing of the dustwrapper edges with quite marked sunning of the panels. Handling marks to the panels and there is a small pink mark to the top edge of the rear panel of the verso of the dustwrapper – a little bleeding of the book colour. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. , VIII - IX, , 2 - 219,  pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Politics & Government; Foreign Policy; China; History. Inventory No: 0124574.