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Three books from the Harrison Forman collection, including: * Mao Tse-Tung. THE FIGHT FOR A NEW CHINA. [NY, 1945.] Original wrappers, toned, Good. * Mao Tsetung. QUOTATIONS FROM CHAIRMAN MAO TSETUNG. Peking, 1972. 5" x 3.5" in red plastic covers, soiling to front cover, contents clean. * Forman, Harrison. REPORT FROM RED CHINA. London, 1946. 1st British ed. Forman's copy with his sticker to endpaper and two "File Copy" ink-stamps. 8vo with jacket. Spine faded. Lot of 3, as-is. ******************************** From the collection of Harrison Forman. Harrison Forman (1904-1978), known as a modern “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, CHINA, 3 Books

Estimate $80 - $120Nov 3, 2018