My Lady of the Chinese Courtyard. Elizabeth Cooper.

My Lady of the Chinese Courtyard

New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1914. 262p., lightly shelfworn hardcover, binding sturdy, black and white illustrations. Bookplate of V. Ruth Moody.

Collection of letters, fictionalized but based on supposedly authentic letters the author saw that had been written by the wife of an official traveling around the world on behalf of the emperor. Intended to offer a window into the lives of Chinese women.

Cat.No: 187797

Price: $15.00

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