The Classic of Mountains and Seas

Tsinghua University Press

$ 35.00 Sale price

This book is a special illustrated version of  The Classic of Mountains and Seas, a Chinese mythological literature containing descriptions and illustrations of mythical creatures and geography in ancient China. Divided into eighteen sections, this Chinese classic text describes over 550 mountains and 300 channels, 277 animals, as well as more than 100 diplomatically related realms along with geographic and cultural information of the nearby realms.

The book comes with a rare book spine and 12 large double spreads of breathtaking illustrations. Although this book is in Chinese, almost every page has detailed illustrations and may serve as inspirations for many in the creative field while providing fascinating perspectives on the thoughts, beliefs, culture, and imagination of ancient Chinese people.

Publisher: Tsinghua University Press

Number of pages: 368

We provide free domestic US shipping for orders over $50 via USPS Priority (2-5 business days). Express shipping (1-2 business days) is available at checkout for an additional cost. We ship out package Tuesday - Saturday. Orders placed after 3pm will be processed the next day. 

International shipping is available via DHL Express Worldwide (3-6 business days). 

Refunds and exchanges can be made within 14 days of purchase. Lingerie, books, and SALE items are non-returnable and non-refundable.

 

Regular price $ 35.00

This book is a special illustrated version of  The Classic of Mountains and Seas, a Chinese mythological literature containing descriptions and illustrations of mythical creatures and geography in ancient China. Divided into eighteen sections, this Chinese classic text describes over 550 mountains and 300 channels, 277 animals, as well as more than 100 diplomatically related realms along with geographic and cultural information of the nearby realms.

The book comes with a rare book spine and 12 large double spreads of breathtaking illustrations. Although this book is in Chinese, almost every page has detailed illustrations and may serve as inspirations for many in the creative field while providing fascinating perspectives on the thoughts, beliefs, culture, and imagination of ancient Chinese people.

Publisher: Tsinghua University Press

Number of pages: 368

We provide free domestic US shipping for orders over $50 via USPS Priority (2-5 business days). Express shipping (1-2 business days) is available at checkout for an additional cost. We ship out package Tuesday - Saturday. Orders placed after 3pm will be processed the next day. 

International shipping is available via DHL Express Worldwide (3-6 business days). 

Refunds and exchanges can be made within 14 days of purchase. Lingerie, books, and SALE items are non-returnable and non-refundable.