Slim 8vo, printed wrappers. (London): Curzon Press, (1980). Scandinavian Institute of Asian Studies Monograph Series, No. 43.
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Map. Lithograph. 7" x 13.5". In very good condition. A pictorial map of Hong Kong showing Hong Kong Island, The New Territories, and Lantau Island. Places of interest are indicated as well as transportation services including ferries. Verso shows two detailed plans of Kowloon and Victoria.
Paris: Bellin, Nicolas, 1764. Map. Copper plate engraving. Uncolored. Image measures 8 1/2" x 6 3/4". This impressive 1764 map by Bellin depicts the mouth of the River Canton, including Macao, Shenzhen, Guangzhou (historically called Canton) and the region that would eventually become Hong Kong. The islands are depicted with beautifully rendered coastlines. Depth soundings are included along the channel (Shizi Ocean) and several place names noted. The Island of Macao shows elevations with Macao City identified. Near the top...
London: Hamish Hamilton, 1971. 8vo, green cloth, d.w. lightly soiled and with several small tears. London: Hamish Hamilton, (1971). History of the fall of Hong Kong in World War II and the Japanese captivity of the British soldiers captured in Hong Kong.
New York: 1960. With illus. & maps. 305pp. 8vo, cloth, d.w. New York, 1960. A very good copy.
Ed. by Michael Levien. many color illus. by the author. 4to, cloth, d.w. N.Y.: E.P. Dutton, (1982). vg.
Hong Kong: Diamond Horse-Shoe House of Steaks. Map. Lithograph. 15.5" x 27.5". When folded, the front of the pamphlet shows slight discoloration. A small tear at left center extends to neat line. In very good condition. A wonderful tourist souvenir steak house map of Hong Kong showing two major sections: Kowloon Peninsula and Victoria. Verso shows Central Wanchai & Causeway Bay, a regional detail, places of interest, and information for tourists.
New York: Knopf, 1943. Folding map of Hong Kong. 8vo, blue cloth, bottom of spine and edges of corners worn. New York: Knopf, 1943. Author was an American journalist who was living in Hong Kong when it was captured by the Japanese in 1941 and was a prisoner there.
Hong Kong: Chung Chi, 1964. xvi + 441pp., 8vo, cloth, d.w; dust wrapper lightly rubbed. Hong Kong: Chung Chi Publications, (1964). A very good copy in a very good dust wrapper.
Toronto: Doubleday, 1980. b/w illus., 252pp., 8vo, two-toned boards, d.w. Toronto: Doubleday Canada, (1980). Book Club Edition. Very good.
New York: Sarony & Co., 1856. Color Lithograph. Image measures 6" x 9". This lovely view by Sarony and Co. of a Chinese temple in Hong Kong was drawn from nature by Wilhelm Heine with figures by Eliphalet Brown Jr. It features two Chinese men sitting in the foreground near a road. People can be seen walking towards the Chinese temple featured in mid-ground with Victoria Peak looming in the background. This view appears in Francis Hawk's 'Narrative of the...
New York: Sarony & Co., 1856. Color Lithograph. Image measures 6" x 9". This beautiful view of Hong Kong shows a busy harbor. The foreground includes stonemasons carving stone with the British colony of Honk Kong in mid-ground, a small yet thriving town and port at the time. To the right Kellett Island is visible in the right of the view in Victoria Harbor. Victoria Peak is seen in the background looking over the town. This view, drawn from nature...
Hong Kong: Hong Kong Tourist Association. Map. Offset lithograph. 17.25" x 22.75". Shows very light wear along original fold lines. In very good condition. A pictorial tourist map showing Hong Kong Island, Kowloon, The New Territories, and Lantau Island. Verso shows Street Maps of the Twin Cities of Victoria and Kowloon, as well as tour information.
New York: Scibner, 1997. Illustrated with black and white photographs. 385 pages, 8vo, black cloth backed ocher colored boards, dust wrapper. New York: Scribner, 1997. A very good(+) copy in a very good(+) dust wrapper.
Hong Kong: Studio, 1989. Numerous illustrations in color & in black & white. drawings by Paul Rudolph. Small, slim square 4to, gray boards, d.w. (Hong Kong): Studio Publications, (1989). First Edition. Very Good (+). Small presentation by Paul Rudolph.
Hong Kong: Joint Publishing, 1993. Introduction by David P.M. Toong. Many color examples of postcards. 135pp., large square 8vo, printed wrappers, printed board slipcase. Hong Kong: Joint Publishing, (1993). A fine copy. Text in both Chinese and English. Hong Kong in pictorials Series.
London: Hutchinson, 1962. Illus. 8vo, red cloth, d.w. chipped and torn. London: Huthchinson, (1962). very good in good dust wrapper.
Illus. 150pp. 1/2 cloth. Boston, (1969).
Hong Kong: Orient Publishing Co., 1955. Map. Lithograph. 15" x 21". Shows some toning, shows some wear along original fold lines. In very good condition. A map designed for American service officers showing Kowloon and Hong Kong, inset at top left shows the central downtown area of Hong Kong Island. Ferry routes and places of interest are indicated. Verso lists addresses for businesses and places of interest, as well as safety and traveling tips.
New Haven: Yale University Press, 2003. Illus. 477pp. 8vo, black boards, d.w. sunned on spine portion, boards lightly soiled, New Haven: Yale University Press, (2003). Book Club Edition.
Hong Kong: Hong Kong Conservation, 2005. Prologue by Shirley Hazzard, Foreword by Raymond Lum. Profusely illustrated with beautiful black-and-white photographs by Hedda Morrison. xvii + 282 pages. Oblong 4to, red cloth, d.w. Hong Kong: Hongkong Conservation Photography Foundation, (2005). A fine copy in a very good(+) dust wrapper. Presentation copy to Shirley Hazzard with long, warm inscription signed by Edward Stokes. Text in both English and Chinese.
Hong Kong: Hongkong Conservation Photography Foundation, 2005. Profusely illustrated with black-and-white photographs. 282 pages. Oblong 4to, red cloth, dust wrapper. Hong Kong: Hongkong Conservation Photography Foundation, (2005). A fine copy in a fine dust wrapper, as new in shrinkwrap.
Hong Kong: Hongkong Conservation Photography Foundation, 2005. Profusely illustrated with black-and-white photographs. 282 pages. Oblong 4to, red cloth, dust wrapper. Hong Kong: Hongkong Conservation Photography Foundation, (2005). A near fine copy in a near fine dust wrapper.
Hong Kong: Formasia, 1991. Illustrated throughout in black & white. 150 pages. Oblong 4to, brown boards, d.w. (Hong Kong: Formasia, 1991). A near fine copy in a near fine dust wrapper.