Hong Kong: Oxford University Press, 1985. Hardcover. A rare collection of black and white photographs of Chinese daily life taken in Peking before the Communist Revolution, from 1933 to 1946, including important architecture such as the Forbidden City.
4to, b&w frontis, 266 pp, b&w ills throughout. Gray cloth boards with gilt title at spine. Pictorial dj in a mylar protective wrapper, with title in white on gray ground at front cover and at spine; dj is not price clipped. Internally, illustrated with maps at end papers. Very good condition. Item #23432