Welcome to Asia Bookroom’s Japanese sugoroku catalogue which we have issued specifically to welcome in the New Year. Why a Japanese game catalogue at New Year? Sugoroku has a long history as a popular New Years Day family pastime. It was a day when the family were on holiday and able to spend time playing games including sugoroku.
This small catalogue of photographs and photo books offers two striking large Hong Kong Photographic Society salon exhibits circa 1955-60 by leading Chinese photographers Francis and Daisy Wu with a few books by Francis Wu. Both of this husband and wife team were prolific and much acclaimed exhibitors in international photographic society salons in the 1940s-70s.
Asia Bookroom presents a collection of 14 rare KMT political propaganda posters issued by right-wing KMT departments in the late 1920s.
This catalogue is a selection of antiquarian books, ephemera, maps and posters in English, Chinese and Japanese catalogued over the first six months of 2020.
This short catalogue is a small selection of items of Cultural Revolution interest in stock at Asia Bookroom.
A selection of highlights from our stand at the Asian Studies Conference in Boston March 2020.
A general catalogue of our inventory of 19th century Japanese Kawaraban.
In this catalogue we offer a small excerpt of our display at the 2019 New York Antiquarian Book Fair.