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												Imperial China Photographs 1850 - 1912 by  Clark and Jonathan Spence WORSWICK
	 - First Edition
			 - 1978
		 - from Long Brothers Fine and Rare Books (SKU: 106)

Imperial China Photographs 1850 - 1912

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Imperial China Photographs 1850 - 1912

by WORSWICK, Clark and Jonathan Spence

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NP: Pennwick/Crown, 1978. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good+. Oblong 4to. Pp. 151. Introduction by Harrison Salisbury. Frontispiece photo of bridge on K'un Ming Lake, at the Summer Palace. Lavishly illustrated with reproductions of photographs throughout. Index of commercial and amateur photographers in China, 1846 - 1912. Bound in Chinese red paper-covered boards with gilt characters on cover, gilt lettering stamped on spine. Very slight nick to fore-edge of front cover. Else Fine. Dust jacket now covered in a clear, removable archival cover. A seemingly comprehensive survey showing all manner of life in China. Commentary and historical context by top-flight China scholars. Bookseller inventory E06193X1F.

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bookseller
Long Brothers Fine and Rare Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
106
Title
Imperial China Photographs 1850 - 1912
Author
WORSWICK, Clark and Jonathan Spence
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good+
Jacket condition
Very Good+
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Pennwick/Crown
Place of Publication
NP
Date Published
1978

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