Cat.No: 178123 The story of the modern Peking Opera: The Red Lantern

The story of the modern Peking Opera: The Red Lantern

Peking: Foreign Languages Press, 1972. Paperback. 43p. paperback booklet, 4.75x7.5 inches, brilliant color illustration on front cover. Old price penned in the corner, otherwise very good.

The main character is a railway switchman and member of the Chinese Communist Party who uses the switchman's lantern to signal guerrillas who fight the Japanese. He is captured, tortured,and killed, but his daughter inherits the red lantern and carries on revolutionary activity.

Cat.No: 178123

Price: $15.00