McAleavy, Henry trans: THAT CHINESE WOMAN. The Life of Sai-chin-hua. London, 1959. 208 pp. 1 b/w plate, occasional b/w illustrations in text. 22x15 cm. Cloth.
GBP 20.00
Recounts the story of the Chinese lover of Count Waldersee, Sai-chin-hua. Waldersee was the commander of the German Forces who participated in the relief of the Peking Legations during the Boxer Rebellion in 1900. Sai-chin-hua was a former prostitute who led a very colourful life flavoured with scandal and adventure!
Subjects: History
Out of stock, as of: 19/05/2017
Was item 385 in printed List 187.
Record produced by Hanshan Tang Books,