[Item #72649] The Lotus and the Robot. Arthur Koestler.

The Lotus and the Robot

Hardcover, London: Hutchinson, 1966. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. Danube Edition. "Arthur Koestler spent two years travelling in India and Japan. He described it as a kind of pilgrilage, the object of which was to discover whether the East could offer some solutions to the perplexities and problems of the West." Ships same or next business day. Bookplate of noted collector, Rolland Comstock, on front paste-down endpaper. Spine is skewed and loose. Minor edge wear. Small bumps on spine ends. Tiny tears on top corners. Light foxing and tanning on edges of pages. Tiny creases on fore-edges of pages 117-158. Dust jacket protected in archival cover. DJ has some edge and shelf wear. Plastic coating is coming loose, especially along spine creases. Coating is also wearing along tail and head edges. Light age spotting on interior. Tiny tears on spine ends and corners. Small damp stain on spine tail. Sticky residue on edges of flaps. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 296 pages. [Item #72649]

Price: $40.00

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