Dransmann, F: T'AISHAN-KUFOW-GUIDE. Taichan-Tchufu-Fuhrer. Yenzhoufu, 1934. Colour frontispiece, 2, 368, 4 pp. 216 pp. b/w photographic illustrations. 4 pp. adverts. 16x11 cm. Decorative wrappers.
Extremely rare and very interesting guide to the Taishan and Qufu areas of Shandong province. The photographs taken in the early 1930s. The 216 pages of illustration with a total of 268 photographs show both well-known and little-visited sites and include a few photographs of ritual at the Confucius Temple in Qufu plus illustration of the local people Much variety. Following the photographic illustrations are pagesof explanation describing the images with dual texts in English and German. Relatively minor wear and tear to top of spine and to covers. Internally fine. The first time we have seen this work.
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 224 in printed List 194.
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