JINDAI MIMI SHEHUI SHILIAO. (Historical Materials on Latter-day Secret Societies). Beijing, 1993. Each volume c. 75 folded leaves. Many b/w woodblock illustrations. 4 vols. 25x15 cm. Stitched, cloth case.
Reprint of a Republic work on secret societies by the Beiping Historical Research Society. Fascinating material with good black-and-white woodblock illustrations on the traditions, secret signs, banners, famous personages and how to recognise the various societies. In Chinese only.
Subjects: Secret Societies
Available, as of: 21/09/2017
Was item 381 in printed List 188.
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