Government-General of Chosen ed: THRIVING CHOSEN. A Survey of Twenty-Five Years' Administration. N.p. (Seoul?), 1935. 94 pp. text plus 257 b/w photographic illus. Maps including one large colour folding pictorial map. 27x19 cm. Decorative boards. Cord ties.
Japanese government-sponsored publication promoting the achievements of 25 years of Japanese rule in Korea. A work with much detail and information on Korea and its development and change in the early 20th century. Accompanied by numerous interesting black-and-white photographs. The foldout colour pictorial map of Korea entitled: 'Map Showing Places of Origin of the Staple Products' and quite delightful with many small colour vignettes and illustrations. All text in English. In fine condition. Rare.
Available, as of: 13/03/2021
Was item 450 in printed List 199.
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