SAISHIN MANSHU SHASHINCHO FU LUSHUN SENSEKI. (Recent Photographs of Manchuria and War Memorials in Lushun). Tokyo, 1939. 80 full page photographs (mostly b/w, a number in colour) accompanied by a page of descriptive text. 1 foldout panorama. 13x19 cm. Decorative leather.
GBP 300.00
Photographs of Manchuria in the 1930s when under Japanese occupation. Includes Harbin, Chengde, Lushun (Port Arthur) and numerous other cities, historical sites and scenery. A final section shows war memorials presumably from the beginning of the 20th century. Good photography, each photograph being accompanied by descriptions in Japanese and English. Rare. A fine copy, near mint. Also with the protective cardboard slipcase with a decorative design.
Subjects: Photography
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 508 in printed List 194.
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