MENNIE, Donald.

The Pageant of Peking,

£2,500

The Pageant of Peking,
comprising Sixty-Six Vandyck Photogravures of Peking and Environs from Photographs by Donald Mennie, with an Introduction by Putnam Weale.
Shanghai, A.S. Watson & Co., 1920

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First edition, copy 388 of 1000. Folio, [8], 40 pp., [2 (part-title)], [66 mounted photographic plates, each with border and title printed in brown], [4 (limitation, blank)], with woodcut initials printed in red and black; minimal spotting to preliminaries; publisher’s blue silk gilt, blue ribbon page-marker; rubbed and cracked, repairs to corners and joints, otherwise a very good, internally clean copy.

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Stock ID: 97564