A very good first edition, with slight bumping to top of back board, some bruising to the spine, and shelfwear to edges. Some foxing to flyleaves where the dust jacket was not touching. In a very good unclipped dust jacket with chipping to spine and corners, some staining to back cover, and some browning to edges.
Here in one volume is a collection of Arthur Waley's translations of Chinese poetry. The book includes some poems from The Book of Songs and 170 Chinese Poems, More Translations and The Temple. Some old translations have been revised and new notes and explanatory material added.