Chinese Kung-Fu Karato: The Chinese Art of Self-Defence That is Executed Almost Without Any Bodily Contact / Set of 21: Leong Fu System of Self-Defence


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Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia: 1958, 1958. 21 red and white card wallets containing loose sheets, front wrappers printed and illustrated in black, rear wrappers illustrated with a photographic portrait of Leong Fu. Excellent condition, no flaws, as new. Illustrated front wrappers to each number, photographic profile of Leong Fu to rear wrapper of each number, illustrated and photographic figures. First editions, rare complete set, of Kung-Fu Karato (Atado) founder Leong Fu’s illustrated martial arts training series. Leong Fu “Atado” Lee trained in China, but when it became a Republic in 1948 he moved to Japan, settling in Malaysia where he opened his own school, teaching his own brand of amalgamated “Atado Karate”. Rare complete, with no copies recorded by OCLC in any libraries internationally, and no trade records in the usual channels. Excellent condition with all covers and tissue guards, including signed letter by Master Leong Fu. Seller Inventory # 6

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Bibliographic Details

Title: Chinese Kung-Fu Karato: The Chinese Art of …

Publication Date: 1958

Binding: Saddle stitch

Book Condition: Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Excellent

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition.

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