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.
GBP 100.00
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.
Subjects: Photography
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 194 in printed List 194.
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