Levy, Howard S: HAREM FAVORITES OF AN ILLUSTRIOUS CELESTIAL. Taiwan, 1958. viii, 198 pp. Frontispiece. Bibliography, index. 24x20 cm. Cloth. Mottling to spine.
GBP 30.00
Study of the women in the life of the Xuanzong Emperor (r.712-56): the Lady Yang, Empress Wang, Favoured Consort Wu and the famous beauty Precious Consort Yang (Yang Guifei), including translations of biographies in the standard histories. Bump to the bottom right of the front cover. Scarce.
Subjects: History
Available, as of: 20/05/2019
Was item 422 in printed List 195.
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