SO - THIS IS SHANGHAI. Shanghai, 1920s 24 pp. b/w plates. 16x22 cm. Card covers.
GBP 600.00
Title on cover with a cut-out cartouche window that shows part of the first black-and-white photographic illustration - a view of the Bund. A total of 24 page of black-and-white plates of which 16 are full page and the remaining 6 having 4 photographic images per plate. A total of 42 photographs of views of the sights of Shanghai together with scenes of street life. A couple of the full page plates are aerial views of the city. Captions in English. A scarce Kelly & Walsh item.
Subjects: Photography Shanghai
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 648 in printed List 192.
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