Boyd, Julia: A DANCE WITH THE DRAGON. The Vanished World of Peking's Foreign Colony. London, 2012. xxiii, 263 pp. 32 b/w plates. 23x15 cm. Cloth.
A study of the foreign community of Peking and their antics in the early 20th century which attracted and comprised an eclectic group of many unusual and interesting individuals from Wallis Simpson to Bertrand Russell and Cecil Lewis. An excellent read.
Subjects: Foreigners in Beijing
Available, as of: 01/09/2019
Was item 283 in printed List 196.
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