The Silent Traveller in Paris; Written and illustrated by Chiang Yee; With a foreword by Sir William Hayter. Chiang Yee.
The Silent Traveller in Paris; Written and illustrated by Chiang Yee; With a foreword by Sir William Hayter
The Silent Traveller in Paris; Written and illustrated by Chiang Yee; With a foreword by Sir William Hayter
The Silent Traveller in Paris; Written and illustrated by Chiang Yee; With a foreword by Sir William Hayter

The Silent Traveller in Paris; Written and illustrated by Chiang Yee; With a foreword by Sir William Hayter

New York: W. W. Norton & Co., 1956. Hardcover. xi, [1], 285 p., color frontispiece, 11 leaves of color plates, and 4 leaves of monochrome plates: many in-text drawings; 22 cm. Linen cloth with blue spine title; Chinese characters in blue on front cover. White dust jacket (in mylar cover) with front illustration. Gift inscription on front free endpaper from the author to Mari and Edward Lazare, dated New York 1956. Chiang Yee (1903-1977) was the Chinese author of the Silent Traveller travel book series. He wrote this account of his childhood in China while living in England in the 1930s. Edward J. Lazare (1904-1991) was the owner and editor of American Book Prices Current. Book is in Fine Condition: clean and tight. Dust jacket is in Good Condition: spine is sunned; chipping along upper edge; four closed tears from edges of 4 cm. or less; front illustration bright. Fine / good. Item #008266

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