Traces of the Faces: A Miscellany of Book Covers of Literary Works in the Republican China Period

Edited by CUHK Library, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

CUHK Library, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 2007


This publication contains covers a total of 382 valuable titles of Modern literary publications in the Republican China period. This book is divided into two parts: the first part focuses on seven publishing companies in Shanghai and Hong Kong with their precious publications. The seven publishers are Liang You, Wen Hua Shen Huo, Ri Xin, Huai Zhen, Chen Guang, Ren Jian, and Hai Yang. The second part of the book is a selection of invaluable books on contemporary Chinese literature published by other publishers. There are also articles introducing the reader to the historical background and the publishing industry of that time.

Library call number: Z3101 .S4525 2007