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1941 SHANGHAI - ELLEN THORBECKE - PHOTOS - SKETCHES BY SCHIFF - PRE WAR SHANGHAI
1941. SHANGHAI PHOTOGRAPHED AND DEPICTED BY ELLEN THORBECKE WITH COLOURED SKETCHES BY SCHIFF PUBLISHED BY North-China Daily News and Herald Ltd. 17 THE BUND SHANGHAI Shanghai in the 1930s, before the Second World War, that most interesting and exciting of cities, created by a benign clashing of cultures.Ellen Thorbeke's informative and gossipy guide to Shanghai, a vibrant mealnge of her own photographs with coloured sketches by Schiff form the perfect mix to report her insider's view of the rich and teeming social life of the city on the sea. This very unique book, must stand as a classic of travel literature. Illustrated papered boards in pictorial dustwrapper. 83 pages. Illustrated by Ellen Thorbecke with photographs and coloured sketches by Schiff. 7.25 x 9 inches. Inscription on the title page in ink"To Stella/from her Godfather/who stayed there to long." (initialled) Near fine book in a very good dustwrapper with a couple of shortish edge tears. Powered by eBay Turbo Lister.
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