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Collection, including one photo and four books from the Harrison Forman collection: ** Photo of Mao Zedong and Harrison Forman, mounted onto card, photo 9 x 6.5 cm. ** Harrison Forman. CHANGING CHINA. NY, 1948. 8vo in jacket. Overall VG. INSCRIBED by Forman to his daughter, signed simply "Daddy." ** Harrison Forman. BLUNDER IN ASIA. NY, 1950. In jacket, overall G+. ** Lang, Olga. CHINESE FAMILY AND SOCIETY. New Haven, 1946. 2nd printing, in jacket, overall G+ to VG. Harrison Forman's copy with his signature to pastedown. ** White, Theodore; Jacoby, Annalee. THUNDER OUT OF CHINA. NY, 1946. 1st ed. Tears to jacket. INSCRIBED to Harrison Forman and signed by both authors. 5 items, as is. ************************ From the collection of Harrison Forman. Harrison Forman (1904-1978), known as America’s "Marco Polo,” was a photographer, reporter, and author of several books. Most notably, Forman provided some of the earliest photographic images of Tibet. He also interviewed Mao Zedong and covered China during World War II. While best known for his work in Asia, Forman travelled extensively and provided numerous photos and reports from locations around the globe. His reports and photos appeared in The New York Times, National Geographic, and other publications. He authored several books and also collaborated with Frank Capra on the 1937 film, “Lost Horizon” (Forman’s copy of the script to be offered in this sale.) Provenance: Acquired from the family of Harrison Forman.

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[Harrison Forman, Mao Zedong, Photo + Books]

Estimate $200 - $400Nov 3, 2018