Views of China. Panama-Pacific International Exposition.

Views of China

[Peking]: Panama-Pacific International Exposition, 1915. First Edition. Oblong 8vo. 2 preliminary leaves, 53 black & white photographic plates with various views of temples, gardens & landscapes, public & private buildings throughout China. List of plates in English & Chinese. Blue cloth with gilt lettering in English & Chinese and elaborate white floral decoration to front cover; floral endpapers. Light wear to extremities; a near fine copy (light wear to extremities) of a scarce P.P.I.E. viewbook; only 6 copies located in OCLC; no copies at auction in the past 30 years. Item #18294

This rare Chinese publication was published in Peking on the occasion of the Panama Pacific International Exhibition in San Francisco in 1915.

Price: $1,500.00

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