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The Circle of Chalk.

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Product description

The classic five act Chinese play from the Yuan dynasty translated from the Chinese by Klabund (Alfred Henschke), the German playwright and novelist. This English version by James Laver, the celebrated writer and crtic. Hardback book in good condition. One of a thousand copies but not numbered. Printed on laid paper with wide margins. Hand-cut edges, some still uncut. Spine (silver on black) a little faded. Some rubbing to boards. decorative endpapers. In good condition for its age - see images. No marks or inscriptions. Not ex-library.

Item details

Author(s):
James Laver.
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
25x16.5cms
Edition:
1929
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
107
Publisher:
William Heinemann
Title:
The Circle of Chalk.

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The classic five act Chinese play from the Yuan dynasty translated from the Chinese by Klabund (Alfred Henschke), the German playwright and novelist. This English version by James Laver, the celebrated writer and crtic. Hardback book in good condition. One of a thousand copies but not numbered. Printed on laid paper with wide margins. Hand-cut edges, some still uncut. Spine (silver on black) a little faded. Some rubbing to boards. decorative endpapers. In good condition for its age - see images. No marks or inscriptions. Not ex-library.

Author(s):
James Laver.
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
25x16.5cms
Edition:
1929
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
107
Publisher:
William Heinemann
Title:
The Circle of Chalk.

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