ANCIENT TRAVEL TEXTS
THE world’s first travel book written in English; the first Japanese Buddhist world map; a rare guide to Shanghai for Russian exiles – these are just some of the rare printed works set to go on sale in November at the China in Print fair in Hong Kong. The event is one of the only fairs of its kind in the region and will showcase rare works, many of which revolve around travel, from more than 32 international dealers, with everything from books, maps, photographs, posters and various other ephemera set to be showcased.
Running from November 30 to December 2, this will be the seventh year of China in Print, taking place at the Hong Kong Maritime Museum. chinainprint.com