Commemorate the tenth anniversary of the good swim great leader Chairman Mao had in the Yangzi River on 16 July
Designers: Shao Hua (邵华); Shao Qinglin (绍青林)
Herdspeople love to read books by Lenin and Marx
Mumin aidu Ma Lie shu (牧民爱读马列书)
Publisher: Renmin meishu chubanshe (人民美术出版社)
Size: 77x54 cm.
Call number: BG E15/199 (Landsberger collection)
State bookshop in the North of China, where Mongolians and other ‘minority peoples’ live. The young woman on the right carries rolls of posters in her bag.
Themes: National Minorities, To Read Too Many Books is Harmful
Tags: 1976, bookshop, Marxism-Leninism, Mongolian