LIN-SHU-SHEN. Histoire du journalisme en Chine. Avesne-sur-Helpe, Éditions de "l'Observateur", 1937.
8vo. Modern boards with the original printed front wrapper laid down, pp. 164, ; initially a little spotted, chinese book trade labels tipped in at the beginning.
Extremely rare first edition of probably the the first history of journalism in China. 'Chinese journalism, from the earliest days to the present. The authoress, a graduate of the National Normal University, Peking, has been an official in the Chinese National Governments Department of Education' (Bruce Lannes Smith and Harold D. Lasswell, Propaganda, Communication and Public Opinion, p. 1469). Lin Shu-Shen has worked with Chinese, French and English source material.
Not in COPAC.