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China Diary

Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books

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Vintage; 1980s
Very Good; owner dedication
10.1" L x 7.6" W x 1" H

Why We Love This

China Diary by David Hockney with Stephen Spender. London: Thames and Hudson, 1982. First UK edition. This charmingly eccentric account of an journey around China is filled with Hockney's water colors and photographs and Spender's observations. As with so much travel, we learn more about the travelers than the country. Fine in fine dust-jacket, with previous owner dedication. Hardcover.
As described by Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books

About Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books

Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books is based in Manhattan, helping collectors to build unique libraries by finding and celebrating unusual works. Whether your interests lie in poetry, art history, first editions of modern classics, or getting hold of some favorite childhood book, this is the perfect way to rediscover the best books from the last 70 years. Unless indicated, almost all books are US or UK first editions and all defects are noted.