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.
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.
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 508 in printed List 194.
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