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Shephard, Esther

The cowherd and the sky maiden;; a retelling, in verse (decorated with rhyme and assonance), of an ancient Chinese legend; with an after-piece, explaining the background of the legend

Pacific Rim Publishers, San Jose. 1950, 80p., illustrations adapted from Chinese art, first edition decorated cloth boards in a strong acetate jacket; mild edgewear, slightly age-dimmed, a very good copy. Laid in is a folio leaf printed and folded to make an 8-panel prospectus. Includes several appendices, one of which a leaf showing characters with English translation.

Cat.No: 166142

Price: $12.00

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