DA HANGHAI SHIDAI YU GULANGYU: XIYANG GU WENXIAN JI YINGXIANG JINGXUAN. The Age of Uncharted Waters and Kulangsu: A Selection of Ancient Western Literature and Images. Beijing, 2013. 139 pp. Full page colour and b/w plates throughout. One foldout. 31x31 cm. Cloth.
Interesting selection of western maps, illustrations and old photographs pertaining to the island of Gulangyu (Kulangsu), the colonial enclave located offshore from the city of Xiamen (formerly Amoy) on the coast of China's Fujian province. The illustrations are mainly, but not exclusively, of Gulangyu, also some relating to Xiamen itself. Dual texts in Chinese and English.
Subjects: Cities Photography
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 215 in printed List 194.
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