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Title: Museum Exhibits Illustrated... Government General Museum of Chosen / Hakubutsukan chinretsuhin zukan... Chosen Sotokufu Hakubutsukan [titled in Japanese and English on wrappers]
Place Published: Keijo [Seoul, Korea]
Date Published: [1932]-1934

Volumes IV, V & VI (of 17). Collotype plates throughout from photographs of artifacts, etc.; text on facing paper interleaves in Japanese with summaries in English. 31.8x22.8 cm (12½x9"), original wrappers with ribbon binding ties.

Three volumes in this yearly catalogue of exhibits at the government museum in Seoul, Korea, produced during the period of Japanese occupation. There were 17 volumes in the series - the last three, published 1941 to 1943, dropped the English parallel title. Scarce.


Some soiling and wear to wrappers, spines worn or partially perished, chip to rear wrapper of Vol. IV; very good.

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Catalogs for Korean Government Museum 1932-4

Estimate $500 - $800May 04, 2017
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