n.p. [Probably Chinese Missionary school for girls], n.d. (1930's).
Small quarto. Decorative title page and seven sheets of illustration in delicate and intricate black paper cutouts illustrating the tales and folklore printed on facing pages on textured sturdy glassines. Bound in pictorial brocade in muted colors and tied with black silk cords. Fine. Item #21395
Remarkably detailed work and exquisite workmanship.
The tales include: "The Herd Boy and the Weaving Maiden", "How Holo Stole the Lovely Rose-Red", Sky O'Dawn", "The Lady of the Moon", "Politeness Pays", 'The Spirit Bird" and "The Theft of the Dragon Bird"