North China Standard: GUIDE & HISTORY. Things Worth While in the Ancient Capital Peking. Peking, 1930. 32 pp. Folding map, b/w photographs. 25x19 cm. Paper. Decorative cover.
Guide describing the history and sights of the old city of Peking. Also interesting for the advertisements contained within. A folding skeleton map of Peking contains more than a skeletal amount of detail. A rare work. Former owner's name (Ruth Amelia Smith) written in faded ink at top of cover. Wear and slight tears to covers and spine.
Out of stock, as of: 08/11/2019
Was item 529 in printed List 196.
Record produced by Hanshan Tang Books, www.hanshan.com.