This is a beautiful and VERY. The front of this booklet has text: Souvenir of Hongkong with 65 views. It shows very beautiful views of Hongkong and the life of Chinese people.
An amazing document, which gives an excellent impression of that period, because a lot has changed since then: sky-scrapers were built, streets in. Have become more busy/hectic, etc. You never see this kind of booklets.This is your probably ONCE in a lifetime chance to obtain one. This even might be a UNIQUE copy. The size is approximately: 16.5 x 10.7 x 1.2 cm. This booklet contains views on postcard size. Most/all of them probably have been published as a postcard. This booklet was published by M. So it is about one HUNDRED years OLD.
The cover has wear on the edges, pencil writing and brown aging: condition fair. The views inside: most of them are in near mint condition, some have slight brown aging, two are written on its back. The views show: Kowloon Godowns - Police Station Praya East - Building on the Peak - Victoria Jail - Queen's Road Central - Queen's Road - Queen's Road Central - Cricket Ground, Queen's Building, Hongkong Club - Hongkong - Des Voeux Road and Electric Car, Sailor's home and St. Peters Church - Praya East - Kennedy Town - Queen's Road Central near Parade Ground - Wanchai Road - Causeway Bay with Kennedy's Stable - Praya Central - Public Gardens - Queen Road Westpoint - Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Cooperation; Hongkong City Hall - Hongkong Hotel - Signalstation on the Peak - Hongkong - View of Hongkong & Kowloon Harbour & New Dry Dock - Buildings and Factories of Happy Valley; Protestant Cemetery Race Course - Barracks on the Peak formerly Austin Hotel - Butterfield and Swire's Office.
This extraordinary item should be in every. Do not miss this piece of history.Take a look in my. And at my auctions to make your. Chinese or Asian collection complete. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Postcards & Supplies\Postcards\Topographical Postcards". The seller is "lim_yap" and is located in this country: NL.
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