1930 Guide to "Peking".

"THE LEADER" (1930.)

£350.00  [First Edition]

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First edition. Large folding map and numerous photographic illustrations. 8vo. Original flexible wrappers (minor wear), but overall still a good copy. [ii], v, 88, [iv](ads.)pp. Peking, The Leader,

"This is the most thorough guide book ever published for the city of Peiping, inasmuch as it combines points of interest with an explanation of the varied customs and requirements which confront and baffle the average tourist and potential resident." This is a rare guide to the capital with a wealth of maps, plans and illustrations. 

Stock Code: 224395

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