Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: PublicAffairs, 1999.
A handsome first edition/first printing in Fine condition in Fine dust-jacket. Signed by author Seymour Topping.
The Peking Letter is a novel by British author Seymour Topping. It tells the story of an Englishman, Geoffrey Chaucer, who is asked by the Chinese Emperor to write a letter to the queen of France. Chaucer complies, but the letter becomes entangled in the politics of the time and ends up being sent to the wrong person.; 8vo; Signed by Author.