A Bruce Lee inscribed and signed first edition of Chinese Gung Fu
Lot 2176
A Bruce Lee inscribed and signed first edition of Chinese Gung Fu
Sold for US$ 7,500 inc. premium
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A Bruce Lee inscribed and signed first edition of Chinese Gung Fu
Lee, Bruce. Chinese Gung Fu: The Philosophical Art of Self-Defense. Oakland: Oriental Book Sales, 1963. Paperback. Inscribed and signed in marker on the front free endpaper, "Best Wishes / Bruce Lee." A rare inscribed first edition of Lee's first book, which discusses his opinions on training and fighting techniques, including reproduced photographs and drawings. Accompanied by a letter of authenticity from Perry Lee, a well-known Bruce Lee collector and member of the board of the Bruce Lee Foundation.
Provenance: Collection of Al Young, Seattle, Washington.
5 3/8 x 8 1/4 in.
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