Guangzhou Museum ed: GUANGZHOU LISHI CHENLIE TUCE. History of Guangzhou. Beijing, 2009. 4, 328 pp. Colour plates throughout. 29x21 cm. Boards.
Follows the history of Guangzhou from earliest times through to the mid-20th century. In sections: Dawn of the Southern Yue Civilization; Capital of the Nanyue Kingdom; Metropolitan of Lingnan; Naming Guangzhou; Imperial Treasury in the South; Hub of the Nanhan Kingdom; Three Towns in One City; Co-hong of Imperial China; First to Accept Western Cultures; Heroic Metropolis. Aided and assisted by copious colour photography of artefacts held in the Guangzhou Museum. Near dual texts in Chinese and English.
Subjects: Cities Export Art
Available, as of: 20/09/2021
Was item 360 in printed List 201.
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