110 SHANGHAI ROAD.

See, Carolyn; See, Lisa; and Espy, John writing as Monica Highland

ISBN 10: 0070287929 / ISBN 13: 9780070287921
Published by New York: McGraw-Hill, (1986). dj, 1986
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SIGNED hardcover first edition - First printing. Second novel by these three authors written under this pseudonym. Set in China in a period spanning 60 years from 1924 to modern times.SIGNED on the title page by Lisa See, as 1/3 of Monica Highland. Notes, 462 pp. Map endpapers. Dustjacket illustration by Paul Henry, Near fine in near fine dust jacket (phone number on rear endpaper). Bookseller Inventory # 59409

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Title: 110 SHANGHAI ROAD.

Publisher: New York: McGraw-Hill, (1986). dj

Publication Date: 1986

Binding: Hardcover

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition

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Against a canvas that stretches from Shanghai to London and Washington, and spanning sixty years, this novel follows turbulent events from civil war in China to terrorist-threatened contemporary London and focuses on the entwined destinies of three youngpeople

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The story in this pretentious multigenerational novel begins in Shanghai, 1926-37, a time of upheaval throughout China caused by civil war, threats from Japan, and an unwelcome Western influence. The lives of three Westerners, Matt, Harley, and Jordan, born and raised in Shanghai, become intertwined over the years, with Harley in the role of avaricious businessman, Matt as the flawed, heroic dreamer, and Jordan as the talented, self-centered, supremely beautiful heroine. We follow these three and their many relations until 1983. A simplistic parallel history of China and the United States serves as a background to the convoluted soap-opera plot. A TV miniseries based on the book is planned for 1987 and may generate requests. Patricia Altner, Dept. of Defense Lib., Bolling Air Force Base, Washington, D.C.
Copyright 1986 Reed Business Information, Inc.

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