A Photographer in Old Peking. Hedda Morrison.

A Photographer in Old Peking

Hong Kong: Oxford University Press, 1986. First Edition, Second Printing. Softcover. Used - Very Goof. Toning to endpapers and edges. Binding tight and square. Clean and unmarked. Glossy card stock wraps, some scuffing and creasing. Map endpapers. B/W photos. Bibliography. 21.5 x 25.5 cm. 266 pp. Item #8970

With a foreword by Wang Gungwu.

This rare collection of photographs taken in Peking between 1933 and 1945 provides a fascinating insight into life in Peking in the years preceding the Communist revolution of 1949. The photographer, Hedda Morrison, left Nazi Germany in 1933 to take charge of a German-owned photographic studio in Peking. She is married to Alastair Morrison, the son of G.E. Morrison (Morrison of Peking).

Price: HK$210.00

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