Kwok, K. W: THE SPLENDOURS OF HISTORIC NANKING. Eighty Photographic Studies with Descriptive Notes, of Ancient and Modern Nanking. Shanghai, 1933. 80 pp. b/w plates, one per page. Accompanying page of Chinese descriptive text. English captions with brief description below each plate. 25x18 cm. Yellow silk-covered boards.
Eighty photographs of Nanking (Nanjing) in China and the surrounding area taken by K. W. Kwok (Guo Xiqi) when it was the capital of the Nationalist Government. A rare period piece.
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 495 in printed List 193.
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