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Dorn, Frank
A MAP AND HISTORY OF PEIPING. [PEKING] TIENTSIN-PEIPING: THE PEIYANG PRESS LTD., 1936
Estimate
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 2,000 GBP
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165
Dorn, Frank
A MAP AND HISTORY OF PEIPING. [PEKING] TIENTSIN-PEIPING: THE PEIYANG PRESS LTD., 1936
Estimate
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 2,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Dorn, Frank
A MAP AND HISTORY OF PEIPING. [PEKING] TIENTSIN-PEIPING: THE PEIYANG PRESS LTD., 1936
FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, small 4to (175 x 127mm.), large colour lithographed map of Peking (865 x 755mm.) in pocket, publisher's printed orange wrappers, original printed orange card slipcase, booklet rebacked, slight wear to pocket, slipcase worn
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THE RARE ORIGINAL EDITION OF THIS HIGHLY VISUAL MAP OF BEIJING, showing the principal sites and occupations of the inhabitants, within a pictographic border showing Chinese history. The whole map crowded with amusing vignettes of the life and sights of the city.

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