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Fukuda Bisen (Shutaro Fukuda)
A General View of China (Shina Taikan). Two Volumes: Yangtze River Region, Yellow River Region
Kanao Bun'end, Tokyo, 1916. Text in Japanese with Chinese title and index page. Illustrations in black and white and color. Original color illustrated cloth three folds book casing closed with bone claps. Box cover slightly soiled with covering fabric broken at joints. Complete in two volumes. Volume 1: Shina Taikan. Yangtze River Region. Original color illustrated heavy paper boards. Spine head and spine foot slightly bumped. Chinese characters title "Zhi Na Da Guan. Yang Zi Jiang Zhi Juan." on spine. Front hinge slightly cracked but holding. A few scattered foxing. Otherwise internally clear, tight and very good. Illustrated with 110 plates, reproductions of hand drawings by Fukuda Bisen, each with text explanations. Illustrations include multiple views the Yangtze river and of Shanghai, Nanjing, Yichang, Chongqing, Sichuan, Xizang, and others. Size: 12.4x9.2x1.3 inches. 257 pages. Volume 2: Shina Taikan. Yellow River Region. Original color illustrated heavy paper boards. Spine joint with front cover cracked and nearly detached from the binding. Chinese characters title "Zhi Na Da Guan. Huanghe Zhi Juan." on spine. A few foxing. Otherwise in very good condition. Illustrated with 90 plates, reproductions of hand drawings by Fukuda Bisen, each with text explanations, illustrations include views of the Yellow river, Xi'an, Henan, Beijing, and others. Size: 12.4x9.2x1.3 inches. 260 pages. A remarkable sketch books, full of wonderful illustrations showing contemporary China and introducing local customs along the Yangtze river region and the Yellow river region. A wonderful co … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Nanya art and fine books [Hangzhou, China]
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