Portrait of a Chinese Paradise: Erotica and Sexual Customs of the Late Qing Period

By: Byron, John

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Book Condition: Very Good


82pp + plates. Red boards, a few edge marks, light ageing, overall a VG copy in (colour fading to fore-edges and adjacent area to rear panel) dustwrapper. This is the first serious attempt to examine the erotica of the Qing period and to assess that part it plays within Chinese culture as a whole.

Title: Portrait of a Chinese Paradise: Erotica and Sexual Customs of the Late Qing Period

Author Name: Byron, John

Categories: History - Rest of the World, Auction & Sales Catalogues,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Quartet Books: 1987

ISBN Number: 0704326213

ISBN Number 13: 9780704326217

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

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