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Sketches of Nanking, China with large map 1933

Sketches of Nanking, China with large map 1933

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Sketches of Nanking, China with large map 1933

by after Louis Gaillard

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Nanking: Nanking Women's Club, 1933. 2nd, revised edition. wrappers. [6], 62 pp. With 10 illustrations from photographs on 6 plates; 3 maps, one folding at rear plus large folding laid in loose. 22.8x15.5 cm (9x6"), stapled red wrappers printed in black.

The large folding map measures 34x46.5 cm (13½x18¼"), has a key on the verso to 82 locations; it was supposed to be in a separate folder, but is here laid in loose.

Sticker on front cover, with chipping and wear to wrappers, rear wrapper and map detached; very good.
Ships from Hawaii with free Priority Mail upgrade. Scarce little description of Nanking, with much of the information taken from Père Gaillard's "Nankin d'alors et d'aujourd'hui", revised and enlarged under the auspices of the Literary Section of the Nanking Woman's Club.


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Sketches of Nanking, China with large map 1933
after Louis Gaillard
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Nanking Women's Club
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