北京. [Beijing]. 奥运快报社.[Ao yun kuai bao she]. 1992. Stock ID #163625
Combined edition of Chinese language newspaper reporting 1992 Barcelona Olympic Games (25 July to 9 August 1992) organised by Xinhua News Agency and published by Olympic Express Agency. It covers the period from July 4th to August 12th 1992 issued daily. This collection has a total of 39 issues bound together but lacks the first issue (July 4th) and the upper wrapper, paper spine is damaged with loss, pictorial lower wrapper present. Each issue runs for 8 pages printed on double sided. Binding very poor but the issues themselves are in good condition. Text in Chinese. 38 x 26.1cm. Working copy only. 1992 Summer Olympic was the third Olympic Games China participated after a long absence (1956- 1980). China won 16 golds, 22 silvers and 22 bronzes and ranked 4th at that game. Many history first records achieved for the Chinese team. A big break through for Chinese swimming team, especially the women's team, winning 4 golds and 5 silvers. World famous table-tennis player Deng Yaping went home with both single and double golds and was honourably presented the gold medals by IOC president Juan Antonio Samaranch. (When referring to this item please quote stockid 163625).
Price: $360.00 AU