- Chicago: University of Chicago Press, (1971).
- cloth, dust jacket
- xxviii,492; ,xii,493-963; xvii,257; xxiii,392; xii,395-764; xliii,597. xlv-lxxvi; xxix,601-1110.xxx-lvii; xxix,1111-1561,xxxi-liii; xxix,1563-2077, xxxi-cxii pages., several hundred plates and ills, maps.
Price: $400.00 other currencies
Order Nr. 105558
Second printing of first edition.
Invaluable study of the spread of how European knowledge of Asia influenced the history of Europe from 1500 to 1800. The set is made up of: Volume1. The Century of Discovery (2 books). Volume 2. A Century of Wonder. (Book 1. The Visual Arts. Book 2. The Literary Arts. Book 3. The Scholarly Disciplines.) Vol. 3. A Century of Advance. (Book 1. Trade, Missions, Literature. Book 2. South Asia. Book 3. Southeast Asia. Book 4. East Asia.). Hundreds of plates and maps. Jackets worn with tears.