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China in Sign and Symbol. With Decorations by Kent Crane. First edition in  Jacket, chemise and slipcase by Louise Crane & Kent Crane - First; First - 1926 - from William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA (SKU: 1567)

China in Sign and Symbol. With Decorations by Kent Crane. First edition in Jacket, chemise and slipcase

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China in Sign and Symbol. With Decorations by Kent Crane. First edition in Jacket, chemise and slipcase

by Louise Crane & Kent Crane

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  • hardcover
  • First
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A beautiful copy preserved in the more desirable art deco jacket. Housed in custom chemise and green quarter morocco slipcase. Photographs of Peking storefronts by J.D. Zumbrun; color lithographs of shop signs by Kent Crane. Deckled edges.; 4to; xx, 227 pages .

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Bookseller
William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
1567
Title
China in Sign and Symbol. With Decorations by Kent Crane. First edition in Jacket, chemise and slipcase
Author
Louise Crane & Kent Crane
Illustrator
J.D. Zumbrun, Kent Crane
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First; First
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Kelly & Walsh
Place of Publication
Shanghai
Date published
1926
Bookseller catalogs
China - Fall/Winter 2019;

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA

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Ft Lauderdale, Florida
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About William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA

We are a brick & mortar store located between I95 and the Florida Turnpike. We focus on the visual aspects of books and the book as artifact. We have large Art and Graphic Art sections including haute couture magazines but also carry Architecture, Ancient & Classical History, Performing Arts and Books on Books & Antiques. We have a large selection of Antiquarian Books, Antique maps & Antique prints. Hours by chance or appointment.

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