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Portrait of a Chinese Paradise

£40.00

Product description

Details John Byron's collection of Chinese erotic artefacts including snuff, opium and medicine containers, porcelain figurines, glass paintings, hand-mirrors and amulets in various materials including jade, glass and amber. In his text John Byron traces the history of Chinese erotica from its origins 2000 years ago to its suppression by the communist regime of the present day. Illustrated both in black and white and in colour and includes 45 colour plates at the end of the book. Dustcover unclipped and slightly worn at the edges. Binding sound with slight shelf wear to the top and bottom edges. Annotation inside front cover.

Item details

Added value:
Dustcover unclipped
Author(s):
John Byron
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
27 x 21.5 x 2.5 cm
Edition:
1987
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0704326213
ISBN-13:
9780704326217
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Quartet
Title:
Portrait of a Chinese Paradise

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About this item

Details John Byron's collection of Chinese erotic artefacts including snuff, opium and medicine containers, porcelain figurines, glass paintings, hand-mirrors and amulets in various materials including jade, glass and amber. In his text John Byron traces the history of Chinese erotica from its origins 2000 years ago to its suppression by the communist regime of the present day. Illustrated both in black and white and in colour and includes 45 colour plates at the end of the book. Dustcover unclipped and slightly worn at the edges. Binding sound with slight shelf wear to the top and bottom edges. Annotation inside front cover.

Added value:
Dustcover unclipped
Author(s):
John Byron
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
27 x 21.5 x 2.5 cm
Edition:
1987
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0704326213
ISBN-13:
9780704326217
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Quartet
Title:
Portrait of a Chinese Paradise

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