Wimsatt, Genevieve B. The Bright Concubine and Lesser Luminaries Tales of Fair and Famous Ladies of China
Boston, MA John W. Luce and Company 1928 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover Near Fine
This book is in Near Fine condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are mostly clean and bright. The endpapers are noticeably toned. Included throughout are full page black and white illustrations. Included are the fables: Ta Chi, the Fox Favorite, Pao Ssu, the Boat Girl, Fei Yen, the Flight of the Swallow, Hsi Shih, the Peasant Who Knitted Her Brows, Yang Kuei Fei, Jade Bracelet, Two Brides of the Barbarian: Chao Chun, the Bright Concubine, and, The Ransoming of Ts'ai Wen-chi.