TAIWAN SHASHIN CHO. (A Photograph Album of Taiwan). N.p., n.d. 1, 4, 2 pp. plus 100 pp. b/w photographic plates plus 100 pp. descriptive text. Folding map with some creasing. 25x18 cm. Decorative wrappers stitched with cord.
Early twentieth-century Japanese publication (probably c.1910) showing and describing the sights and life of the island of Taiwan. 100 pages of black-and-white photographic plates, some full page but, more typically, 2-3 photographs per plate. Brief English titles of plates given with accompanying Japanese descriptions. Main text in Japanese. Rare.
Out of stock, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 651 in printed List 193.
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