Chefoo, China: [circa 1930]. Small quarto. 18 x 23.5 cm. Lovely fine example of the Temple Hill Cut-Out books, illustrated with eight pages affixed with cut black paper depicting figures, plus one cut-out on the title page. Each of the eight cut-outs is accompanied by a delicate glassine, on which is printed in English the legend of the corresponding figure. Bound in pictorial woven cloth over flexible boards, string-bound with black cord. Laid in is a sheet about the origin of the cut-out books. Item #26407
Temple Hill Cut-Outs of Chefoo, China, made by the Self-help Department, Women's Bible School, Presbyterian Mission. Intricate, beautiful cut-paper illustrations.