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6 edition of Old Shanghai found in the catalog.

Old Shanghai

a lost age

by Liang Wu

  • 157 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Foreign Language Press, Jiangsu Fine Arts Pub. House in Beijing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Photography -- China -- Shanghai.,
  • Shanghai (China) -- History.,
  • Shanghai (China) -- Pictorial works.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementtext by Wu Liang.
    GenrePictorial works.
    SeriesOld city = Lao cheng shi, Lao cheng shi
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS796.S257 W8313 2001
    The Physical Object
    Pagination240 p. :
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16354641M
    ISBN 107119028456
    LC Control Number2006478846

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    Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. 2. TALES OF OLD SHANGHAI BY GRAHAM EARNSHAW. This book takes you into the period, mainly in ss, when Shanghai was described as "the Paris of the East and the New York of the West" - a rich and cosmopolitan mixture of East and West illustrated through photographs, newspaper clippings, cartoons, stamps and other collectibles.

    Oct 19,  · Shanghai Old Street, historically called Miaoqian Dajie, is an old business street where the earliest bank, gold shop, jeweler's store, wine shop and tea house of Shanghai were all to be found. It's near the Yu Garden and Temple of the City God. Make Offer - Book of 20 Postcards of Old Shanghai in black and white. Shanghai Busiest International Harbor In The Orient Postcard -Real Photo. $ +$ shipping. Make Offer - Shanghai Busiest International Harbor In The Orient Postcard -Real Photo. Vintage Post Card, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Shanghai Bank


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