Lot 84 of 399:
3 books illustrated by Dong Kingman  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$120
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Three books with illustrations by Dong Kingman

Author:
Kingman, Dong, illustrator

Place:
New York

Publisher:

Date:
1952-1980

Description:

3 volumes:

  • Caen, Herb and Dong Kingman. San Francisco, City on Golden Hills. New York, 1967. 191 pp, 9½x12”, original cloth in dust jacket. Inscribed with simple drawing of cat and birds by Kingman. First Edition.
  • Kingman, Dong and Helena Duo Kingman. Dong Kingman’s Watercolors. New York, 1980. 143 pp. 9x12”, original cloth in dust jacket. Inscribed on front fly-leaf by Kingman. First Edition.
  • Bulla, Clyde Robert. Johnny Hong of Chinatown. New York, 1952.  Approx. 69 pp. 7x8½”, original cloth in color pictorial dust jacket. 

The 1952 novel, one of the few book illustrations of his early career, was also one of the first children’s books about a boy from San Francisco Chinatown.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Wear to dust jackets with some closed tears; very good or better.


 
Item number:
287854
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