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Genthe's Chinatown  

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Old Chinatown: A Book of Pictures by Arnold Genthe

Genthe, Arnold and Will Irwin

New York

Mitchell Kennerley



Unpaginated. Text by Will Irwin. Illustrated from halftone photographs by Arnold Genthe throughout. (8vo), black cloth titled and decorated in gilt. Second Edition.

Expanded edition of Genthe's 1908 classic volume of photographs of San Francisco's Chinatown as it was before the 1906 earthquake.

Lot Amendments

Slight musty odor, some fraying to top of spine; slight toning and foxing to pages, security sticker on verso of rear flyleaf; overall very good.

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