Lot 181
  • 181


1,000 - 1,500 GBP
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  • A collection of nine photobooks of Shanghai, early twentieth century, comprising:
  • paper
Shanghai of To-day. Shanghai, Hong Kong, Singapore: Kelly and Walsh, Limited, 1930, third edition, folio, 50 mounted photographic illustrations, [ownership signatures], marginal tears not affecting images, rubbed
[Syunnerberg, G.G.]. [Putevoditel po Shankhayu. The guide to Shanghai]. Shanghai: Russian Printing and Publishing House, 1919, 8vo, illustrations
The Story of "The Jacquinot Zone" Shanghai, China. PRESENTATION COPY, inscribed to Mr. T.D. Davy by 7 members of the Nantao Area Supervisory Committee, oblong folio, illustrations
Barz, R. Shanghai. Sketches of present-day Shanghai (with text in three languages: English - German - French). [Shanghai]: Centurion Printing Company, 4to, photographic illustrations, ["Zu Weichnachten, 1934", inscription]
Satow, D. Souvenir of Shanghai. P.347, Nanking Road, oblong 4to, 44 photographic illustrations, minor tears and stains, creases, rebacked and repaired, some loss and areas of restoration 
Shanghai Scenes. Oblong 8vo, photographic illustrations, ink annotations, a few minor stains
The View of Shanghai. Oblong 4to, photographic illustrations, a few minor tears and stains, wrappers faded
"So - this is Shanghai". Shanghai: Kelly & Walsh Ltd., oblong 8vo, photographic illustrations
Photobook, oblong folio, photographic illustrations, printed on white and green paper 
all in original publisher's bindings, some with minor wear or loss (9)