Imperial Japan's Higher Civil Service Examinations. Robert M. Spaulding Jr.

Imperial Japan's Higher Civil Service Examinations

Hardcover, Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1967. First Edition. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. "In this historical analysis of the examination system which regulated access to the inner civil bureaucracy and shaped its political outlook, Professor Spaulding describes the steps by which Japan came to accept examinations as the key to office." Ships same or next business day. Spine is skewed and loose. Minor edge wear. Small bumps on spine ends. Foxing to edges of pages. Otherwise, free from major defect. Dust jacket is price-clipped. DJ has moderate edge and shelf wear. Small creases on corners and spine ends. Small tears on top corners. Slightly tanned on spine. ; Charts; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 416 pages. [Item #78473]

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