New York: Universe Books, 1956. First Edition. Quarto. Text by Han Suyin. 144 black and white plates shot while Cartier-Bresson lived in China from 1948-1949. An early and uncommon book by one the great masters of 20th century photography, published only a year after The Europeans. Edges of the boards lightly toned, else fine in a better than very good jacket, with a few small nicks, especially at the bottom of the front panel and flap. Copies in truly fine jackets are rare.