Old Hong Kong Photos and The Tales They Tell (four book set) – Value HK$670

Winning Bid: $1,000

In these richly illustrated books, David shares rare photos from his personal collection, uncovering their hidden stories to introduce readers to Hong Kong’s history. David will be happy to sign the books for you.

“… a great teller of quirky Hong Kong stories.” RTHK

“… eye for detail marks out amateur historian’s book from the pack.” SCMP

“… books like this are to be cherished for their informality and accessibility to readers …” Asian Review of Books

David runs the popular local-history website, Gwulo.com. It hosts over 50,000 pages about old Hong Kong, including over 30,000 photos. He has published four collections of old Hong Kong photos and their stories. In 2014, the SCMP awarded David their Spirit of Hong Kong award for Heritage Preservation.


Donated by a Kellett Parent


Item condition: New

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Highest bidder was: preeti.virwani

Date Bid User Auto
15 May, 2023 8:38 pm$1,000preeti.virwani
15 May, 2023 8:38 pm$700preeti.virwani
15 May, 2023 5:59 pm$600elizabeth.hughes-5721
15 May, 2023 4:02 pm$300karin.gomes
13 May, 2023 6:10 pm$200pearl.tam
12 May, 2023 12:00 amAuction started


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