Old Advertisements and Popular Culture: Posters, Calendars, and Cigarettes, 1900-1950

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Long River Press, 2004 - Antiques & Collectibles - 85 pages
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Increasingly influenced by a cosmopolitan Western sensibility, yet unmistakably Chinese in nature, these lavish color posters and clever advertising and marketing slogans hearken back to a glamorous era in Chinese history and culture.

 

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This thin book is only about 5 1/2" by 7 1/2" and many illustrations are only about 1 1/2" wide, so despite the charm of pictures you can't see much detail without a magnifying glass. Most of the text ... Read full review

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Section 1
6
Section 2
19
Section 3
23
Section 4
35
Section 5
50
Section 6
51
Section 7
55
Section 8
58
Section 9
59
Section 10
66
Section 11
71
Section 12
77
Section 13
88
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