A Book About Fans


This antique hardcover book about fans is bound in yellow-brown cloth with black lettering and illustrations on the cover and spine. Cover soil, edgewear to spine; bookplate on front endpaper; a little foxing here and there, tanned pages. Illustrated with black-and-white plates, the book gives a history of the use of fans in various societies and the decorations used to adorn them. 141 pages; approx. 6"x8".



  • A BOOK ABOUT FANS: THE HISTORY OF FANS AND FAN-PAINTING
  • M.A. Flory
  • Macmillan and Co., 1895
  • First Edition