MYSTERIOUS CHINA presented by the Java -China- Japan- Line Art Deco Illustrations Friedrich Schiff Ellen Thorbecke Photography
China As She Is:
A Comprehensive Album
This auction features China As She Is: A Comprehensive Album , published in 1934 in Shanghai, China. The book provides an extensive look at prewar China. There are sections on 28 provinces of China (some provinces are grouped together; there are 23 separate chapters for the 28 provinces). Each chapter begins with one page of text giving general information about the province and its major cities followed by black & white photos of industry, agriculture, buildings, historic and religious landmarks, lakes and other natural features. The text is in English and Chinese.
Pictorial Review of the Sino-Japanese Conflict 1932
"Chairman Mao is the red sun of our hearts" - scarce illustrated album from the early period of Cultural Revolution published in July 1967 by The "People's Fine Arts Publishing House" for The "Chinese Revolution Photographic Society". The album contains 68 plates with black & white historical pictures & many affixed color photographs signed by Zhong Guo, Ge Ming, She Ying, Xie Hui, Bian Ji.