CHOSEN FUKEI FUZOKU SHASHINCHO. (A Photographic Survey of the Scenery and Customs of Korea). Keijo (Seoul), 1920. 106 pp. 50 pp. b/w photographic plates. 27x19 cm. Boards. Cord ties.
An early Japanese government publication on Korea following the assertion of Japanese rule over Korea in 1910. Fifty pages of fine black-and-white photography showing numerous varied aspects of Korea - from Buddhist art, scenery and life to traditional and modern architecture.
All text in Japanese. Marks and fading to covers. Some grubbiness to a number of pages but generally fine. Rare.
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 194 in printed List 194.
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