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Oil for the lamps of China

Alice Tisdale Hobart

Published by Bantam Books, 1945
Condition: Fine Soft cover
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Publisher: A Bantam Book Date of Publication: 1945 Binding: soft cover Edition: Condition: Fine Description: Unread. Signed and inscribed by the author. Personal letter laid in from the author to the previous owner, on the author's own stationary. Alice Tisdale Hobart (1882-1967) was an American novelist. Her most famous book, Oil for the Lamps of China, which was also made into a film, drew heavily on her experiences as the wife of an American oil executive in China amid the turmoil of the overthrow of the Manchu Dynasty in 1912. Inscribed to Mr. and Mrs. Hamberg and dated Feb. 1, 1947. The laid in letter is dated June 26. 399pp. Bookseller Inventory # 3007910

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Title: Oil for the lamps of China

Publisher: Bantam Books

Publication Date: 1945

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition:Fine

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