Guangzhou Museum ed: GUANGZHOU LISHI CHENLIE TUCE. History of Guangzhou. Beijing, 2009. 4, 328 pp. Colour plates throughout. 29x21 cm. Boards.
GBP 80.00
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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