Peking: The French Bookstore; San Francisco, John J. Newbegin, . 9 1/4 (scant) x 6". [xviii], ff. Original boards rubbed, some discoloration in joints of cloth back. Good, sound copy. Collated and complete. Text in Chinese and English, translation of poem 27 omitted. Presentation copy, signed: "To / Mrs. George Coleman, / in friendship / [Chinese] /Homesick / My home is in Meng Chiu village, / Where the Huang Ho flows to the sea. / Boats often come to the southward; / Will they never bring letters to me? / - Wang Wei / Henry H. Hart. / This is the companion-piece / to poem 2." One initialled correction to poem 26 in the green ink used for the presentation. Bookseller Inventory # 003671
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