Last edited by Tojataxe
Sunday, July 26, 2020 | History

7 edition of Hong Kong Apothecary found in the catalog.

Hong Kong Apothecary

A Visual History of Chinese Medicine Packaging

by Simon Go

  • 230 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by MCCM Creations .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Illustration,
  • Art / Graphic Design

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9554481M
    ISBN 109628681621
    ISBN 109789628681624
    OCLC/WorldCa53239938

    Hong Kong is one of the world’s most enigmatic cities and its complex history has captured people’s imaginations around the world, these ten must-read books about Hong Kong will help visitors understand what makes this extraordinary city’s heart beat. Covering the political and cultural angles on the city as well as fiction and personal memoirs, these are our ten best books about Hong Kong. Meaning ‘white devil’ in the local Cantonese language, ‘gweilo‘ is a racial epithet that refers to Caucasians in Hong Kong, and the title of this heartwarming memoir. Lancashire-born British novelist and poet Martin Booth, who grew up in Hong Kong during the s, shares his experience of being a young expat in British-ruled Hong Kong surrounded by distinctly Chinese culture and values.

    About Us Our mission at Anthropologie has always been to surprise and delight you with unexpected, distinctive finds for your closet and home. We source and craft all of our products with care, ensuring that any treasure you find at Anthropologie is unique, just like you. Journal Posts Grooming Journal Posts» Hong Kong You know how much we have taken inspiration for the Apothecary 87 brand, by using the s Prohibition as a reference. Well, here are our favourite Speakeasies around the world Recent Posts; Apothecary 87's.

      Robert Book's stories. I analyze news and do research on health care policyOccupation: Contributor. Hong Kong Apothecary transports us to the exotic world of Eastern medicine, a world of oils, powders, and pills - cures for every known ailment from impotency to opium addiction. Author Simon Go has combed Hong Kong's manufacturers, shops, and home medicine cabinets for years collecting the most compelling examples.


Share this book
You might also like
Across Australia by Indian-Pacific.

Across Australia by Indian-Pacific.

Mans role in changing the face of the earth

Mans role in changing the face of the earth

Prostate cancer

Prostate cancer

Transnational insolvency project

Transnational insolvency project

Software reliability engineering

Software reliability engineering

Dissipation

Dissipation

Gun collectors guide

Gun collectors guide

Cake decorating

Cake decorating

Missile configuration design.

Missile configuration design.

The Psalm Killer

The Psalm Killer

War economy of the U. S. S. R. in the period of the Partiotic War.

War economy of the U. S. S. R. in the period of the Partiotic War.

Crosby Hall, a chapter in the history of London.

Crosby Hall, a chapter in the history of London.

Co-operative statistics.

Co-operative statistics.

Latin-American literature today

Latin-American literature today

Hong Kong Apothecary by Simon Go Download PDF EPUB FB2

Hong Kong Apothecary is a monumental work that presents the evolution and integration of traditional Chinese medicine, packaging art, Chinese philosophy, and regional history. The depth of Simon Go's understanding of his subject and his artful way of presenting it make this book highly informative and a great deal of fun/5(6).

Hong Kong Apothecary transports us to the exotic world of Eastern medicine, a world of oils, powders, pills, and cures for every known ailment from impotency to opium addiction.

As peculiar as pink pills for pale people are the packages containing these medicaments/5. The Paperback of the Hong Kong Apothecary: a Visual History Hong Kong Apothecary book Chinese Medicine Packaging by Simon Go at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or Author: Simon Go. : Hong Kong Apothecary: a Visual History of Chinese Medicine Packaging () by Go, Simon and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(25). Book is in typical used-Good Condition. Will show signs of wear to cover and/or pages.

There may be underlining, highlighting, and or writing. May not include supplemental items (like discs, access codes, dust jacket, etc). Will be a good Reading copy. HONG KONG APOTHECARY: A VISUAL HISTORY OF CHINESE MEDICINE PACKAGING By Simon Go.

Richly illustrated with graphical design motifs, this fascinating book documents the contemporary changes and development in the packaging of Chinese patent medicines and the retrospective changes in some Chinese medicine shops since the midth century.

The book was championed with high regard in the Hong Kong Print Awards   Medical Book Hong Kong Apothecary As peculiar as pink pills for pale people are the packages containing these medicaments.

Author Simon Go has combed manufacturers, shops, and home medicine cabinets for years collecting the most compelling examples. the result is a visual cabinet of curiosities, a graphical pharmacopoeia. Buy Hong Kong Apothecary: A Visual History of Chinese Medicine Packaging 2nd reprint by Simon Go (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on /5(3). Hong Kong Apothecary 作者: Simon Go 出版社: MCCM Creations 副标题: A Visual History of Chinese Medicine Packaging 出版年: 装帧: Paperback ISBN: /10(14). Read Books Hong Kong Apothecary: a Visual History of Chinese Medicine Packaging E-Book Free.

Janson. Big Deals Hong Kong Apothecary: A Visual History of Chinese Medicine Packaging Free Full Read. iffa. [Best] Hong Kong Apothecary: a Visual History of Chinese Medicine Packaging Online Ebook.

Big Deals Hong Kong Apothecary: a Visual History of Chinese Medicine Packaging Best Seller Books. Hong Kong Apothecary by Simon Go,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(27). Hong Kong Apothecary: A Visual History of Chinese Medicine Packaging by Go, Simon and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Hong Kong Apothecary transports us to the exotic world of Eastern medicine, a world of oils, powders, pills, and cures for every known ailment from impotency to opium addiction.

As peculiar as pink pills for pale people are the packages containing these medicaments. Get this from a library.

Hong Kong apothecary: a visual history of Chinese medicine packaging. [Wenzheng Wu] -- "Hong Kong Apothecary presents the fascinating graphics and tantalizing descriptions of hundreds of ointments, herbal teas, infused oils, and other medicines. It gives us an insight into Chinese. Hong Kong Apothecary: a Visual History of Chinese Medicine Packaging by Simon Go,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(27).

I read a book about the vintage Chinese medicine packaging – “Hong Kong Apothecary: A Visual History of Chinese Medicine Packaging”. This book is filled information with lots of pictures of the vintage packaging collected and researched by Simon Go.

Hong Kong Apothecary is a Eastern Medicine packaging book by photojournalist Simon Go. URGENT ANNOUNCEMENT FROM HONG KONG POST: As of 8th April declared by Hong Kong Post: standard international air mail service is suspended and only Speed Post is available but there is a huge backlog and could take weeks to arrive.

Thusly we suggest 2 options: a. Best fiction and non-fiction books, novels and memoirs that take place *primarily* in the city of Hong Kong. Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. Jan 2, - Hong Kong Apothecary: a Visual History of Chinese Medicine Packaging: Simon Go: : Books.Hong Kong Apothecary.

Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), an influential facet of Chinese cultures, is a combination of philosophy and traditional cultures. Simon Go spent more than four years collecting folk ideas and produced the book Hong Kong Apothecary: A Visual History of Chinese : Non-governmental organization.New Books - New Book Pages - oz Apothecary Literary Soy Candle - Book Candle - Book Lover Gift - Soy Candle Handmade.

Apothecary. ChiCandle 5 out of 5 stars () $