The cover of Pavel Severny's novel Lady (1938) shows the stylized HSBC building and the Custom House. Design by A. A. Yaron (son of the architect):
Collection of Mihail Drozdov.
The cover of N. Yazykoff's Poems About a Samovar (1933) has the classical Bund skyline at the bottom, from the HSBC building to the Club Concordia:
A poetry collection by young writers, called Our Own Way (1942), also has a lineup of important Bund buildings, from HSBC to the Cathay:
Image: A. Khisamutdinov.
Not a cover, but a title page: V. Jiganoff (Zhiganov), Russians in Shanghai (1936). The design by A. S. Berezin (1903–1936) shows the panoramic view of the Bund from the Custom House to the Cathay Hotel: