Oct 10, 2019 - Sale 2519

Sale 2519 - Lot 530

Price Realized: $ 6,250
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,500 - $ 2,500
(CHINA.) White, Herbert C.; and Hu Shih. Peking the Beautiful. Introduction by Shih. 70 tipped-in photographic plates of various structures, including 12 printed in colors, with descriptive and historical notes. Folio, padded silk embroidered covers in blue, red, green, beige, and silver; publisher's wooden slipcase, scuffed and chipped. first edition. Shanghai: Commercial Press, Ltd., (1927)