Zhang Geng and Yu Cong ed: ZHONGGUO JINGJU YISHU. The Art of Chinese Beijing Opera. Beijing, 1996. vii, 322 pp. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. 30x22 cm. Cloth.
Describes the history and repertoire of Peking Opera along with the types of role, orchestra and musicians, theatres, makeup, scenery. An interesting book with many photographs both recent and older. Contents in English, otherwise Chinese only.
Can be ordered in, as of: 21/09/2017
Was item 690 in printed List 188.
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