Chai, Winberg and Chai, May-Lee
Title THE GIRL FROM PURPLE MOUNTAIN: A Love Story from Nanjing to New York
Book Condition Very tiny crease to the lower corner tip of the rear cover, else a near fine copy in photo-pictorial wraps. 306 pages, twenty-six photographs.
Edition First edition: Uncorrected Proof, with materials laid in.
Publisher New York: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press, (2001).
0312268084 / 9780312268084
Seller ID 31382.00
The life story of Ruth Tsao Chai, the mother of Winberg, and the grandmother of May-Lee, who was born at the beginning of the twentieth-century, and became one of the first women admitted into a Chinese university, when most females were illiterate.