Book #13444

The Last Empress - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Anchee Min
The Last Empress - 1st Edition/1st Printing. Anchee Min.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo
Publisher: Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2007.
ISBN: 0618531467

A handsome first printing of this first edition copy in unread Very Fine condition in alike dustjacket, SIGNED by author Anchee Min with her unique signature directly on the title page.

Set in the violent period of the late 19th century China, Anchee Min continues the story of Tsu Hsi, Lady Yehonala -- or Empress Orchid and her dramatic transition from a strong-willed, instinctive young woman to a wise and politically savvy leader who ruled China for more than four decades.

Price: $49.00

Author Bio

Anchee Min

Shanghai born Anchee Min (January 14, 1957) is a painter, photographer, musician, and author. Min's memoir, Red Azalea, and subsequent novels are either semiautobiographical or emphasize strong female characters like Jiang Qing, the wife of Chairman Mao, or Empress Dowager Cixi, the last ruling empress of China.

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