Das Schoene Maedchenvon Pao: Ein Chinesischer Roman...; Prachtausgabe mit Bildern von Bayros
Munchen: Georg Muller, 1910. Bayros. Limited Edition. full leather. (1910). Quarto (9" x 12.5"), navy quarto, elaborately gilt, with Chinese characters on the cover and gilt decorated spine. The heavy stock endpapers are bordered in gilt Grecian key, surrounding a Chinese figure framed in a Chinese border. Edges are untrimmed. 210, (3) pp., including table of contents and colophon page. Very good +. Item #19429
The Beautiful Girl of Pao. a Chinese Novel... Superb Edition with Pictures by Bayros. limited to 600 copies, of which this is copy number 323. The page prior to the half-title bears a presentation from the publisher, Georg Muller, with the presentee's name partially removed. A somewhat erotic tale with commensurate illustrations.