Palud, A. M. Le: THE YANGTZE GORGES. In Pictures and Prose. Shanghai, n.d. 18 pp. text and 57 full page b/w collotype plates, 1 folding map. 27x20 cm. Original cloth.
The title continues: 'A Souvenir of the Yangtze Gorges Illustrated with Fifty-Seven Photographic Studies'. A picture book of the gorges on the Yangtze between Ichang and Chungking. Published in the 1930s. A fine black-and-white photographic record of things that were, given that the Gorges are now flooded. Covers starting to crack but generally good inside. Priced accordingly.
Subjects: Rivers and Canals
Item 539 in List 204.
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