Book Condition: Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Publisher: New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 2000.
A handsome first edition/first printing in Very Fine condition in Very Fine dust-jacket. Signed by author Anchee Min directly on the title page.
The story of Madame Mao Zedong, the woman known as the 'white-boned demon, ' whom many hold directly responsible for the excesses of the Cultural Revolution. Anchee Min describes the myth surrounding this woman driven by ambition, betrayal, and a never-to-be-fulfilled need to be loved.