Wednesday, February 24, 2016

No Chinese Stranger

Jade Snow Wong
Harper & Row, 1975
Photograph of kite by Deng Ming-Dao
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Sunday, November 1, 2015

China’s Long March

Jean Fritz
G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 1988
Eight maps
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(Next post: No Chinese Stranger)

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Before My Time

Niccolo Tucci
Simon and Schuster, 1962
Jacket design
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(Next post: Dear Theo)

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Incense to Idols

Sylvia Ashton-Warner
Simon & Schuster, 1960
Jacket design
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(Next post on Wednesday: Before My Time)

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Indonesia: Land of Challenge

Margueritte Harmon Bro
Harper & Bros, 1954
jacket design and map
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(Next post on Wednesday: Incense to Idols)

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Pearl S. Buck’s Oriental Cookbook

Simon & Schuster, 1972
full-page illustration faces chapter title page;
spot illustrations of animals, buildings, dishes,
foods or decorations are in each chapter
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