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Wang Wenzhang et al. ed: YIDAI ZONGSHI MEI LANFANG. The Master Mei Lanfang. Beijing, 2014. 8, 644 pp. c. 630 pp. b/w photographs. 2 vols. 31x23 cm. Half cloth.
Large and copious two-volume compilation of black-and-white photographs chronologically showing the life of this giant of 20th century traditional Chinese culture - the Chinese opera star and interpreter of female roles, Mei Lanfang. Hundreds of photographs showing the professional, the social and the private lives of this great star. Near dual texts in Chinese and English. Out-of-print due to Mei Lanfang's enduring popularity in China and hard to obtain.
Subjects: Mei Lanfang Theatre
Available, as of: 13/02/2017
Was item 77 in printed List 187.
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