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Portrait Of a Chinese Paradise

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

John Byron

1988-07-01. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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

Byron, John

London: Quartet Books, 1987. Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket. 4to. First edition. Book is in near fine condition; there is a crease to one corner of front endpaper, and top page-edge has a few small stains. Jacket is in fine condition. With 82 pages of text as well as numerous color plates. Not price-clipped. In protective mylar.

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

John Byron

Quartet Books, 1988-01-01. Hardcover. Used:Good.

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

John Byron

1988-07-01. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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

John Byron

Quartet Books, 1988. Hardcover. Very Good.

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

Byron, John

London: Quartet Books, 1987 Examines erotica of the Qing period and assess the part it plays within Chinese culture as a whole. Based on the author's collection of erotic art objects such as snuff bottles, opium & medicine containers made of porcelain, glass, and sliver, pewter, jade and amber. Also colour wood-block prints, porcelain figurines, glass paintings, hand-mirrors and amulets. The collection is mostly from the 19th & 20th centuries & range from the coy to the thrillingly explicit demonstrating that hedonism prevails under the Confucian mask. The author traces the history of Chinese erotica from its origins 2000 years ago to its suppression by the communist regime. Chapters cover the Mantas & Mandarins, courtesans & calamities, aesthetic origins, erotica, amusement and stimulation, cult of the golden lotus, opium and erotica, portrait of a Chinese paradise.. First Thus. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

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

John Byron

London: Quartet Books, 1987. First Edition. Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition. Size: 27cm x 22cm. 82 pages + 48 plates. Book is in Very Good condition, by which we mean it has minor marks of age and/or wear from light handling, but is still a desirable copy. Minor soiling and wear to board edges. Minor foxing to top edge. Very minor foxing elsewhere. Previous owner's signature in ink. Moderate wear to dust jacket, very minor foxing and chipping, and heavy discolouration to spine. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Shipped Weight: .95 kilos. ISBN: 0704326213. ISBN/EAN: 9780704326217. BZDB407 Erotica; Art & Design::Erotic Art; Countries::Asia::China; China; Sexuality & Gender. Portrait of a Chinese Paradise Erotica and Sexual Customs of the Late Qing Period John Byron

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

Byron, John

London, Eng: Quartet Books, 1988. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. British First. Some edge wear to boards and dust jacket including one bump on top edge; otherwise a solid, clean copy with no marking or underlining; collectible condition; well illustrated with both black and white and colour reproductions of paintings and ceramics..

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

Byron, John.

London: Quartet Books, 1987. First edition. Cloth. Very Good. 27 cm; 82 pages and 45 full-page color plates. Cloth in dust jacket.

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

Byron, John

Very Good. Used book in very good condition. Some cover wear, may contain a few marks. Ex-library with the usual stamps. 100% guaranteed. 071019

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Portrait of a Chinese Paradise:

John Byron

London: Quartet Books, 1987. Hardcover. Fine/fine. 4to, 82 pages, plus plates in color; red cloth

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

John Byron

Quartet Books, 1988-01-01. Hardcover. Good.

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

Byron, John

Quartet Books. Hardcover. 0704326213 Modest wear to jacket, housed in protective mylar cover. Clean pages and sound binding. . Very Good.

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

Byron, John

London, UK: Quartet Books, 1987. First Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 10.4 x 8.5 x 1.2. "Nice Firm Clean copy ! 130 pages. With plates. . ISBN: 0704326213. Catalogs: Antiques Collectibles:.

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

Byron, John

Quartet Books. Hardcover. 0704326213 Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Book: Boards with shelf wear. Foxing to top page edges. Pages unmarked. Binding with no separations. DJ with edge wear. no tears **Tracking on all US orders. Most orders shipped within 24 hours. International customers will be reimbursed a portion of unused shipping charges.*** . Good.

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

John Byron

Quartet Books. Hardcover. GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, that’ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be included.

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Price: $8.64