(San Francisco) CHINATOWN QUEST The Life Adventures of Donaldina Cameron
WILSON, Carol Green
Stanford, California Stanford University Press 1950 (xiii) 197 pages. SIGNED/INSCRIBED by author in ink on the front free endpaper: "For Norma Young, who graciously enlarges an author's circle of unseen friends, All best wishes, Carol Green Wilson / Hollywood, November 2, 1950". Revised (1950) Edition after the 1931 First Edition, Illustrated dust jacket. Illustrated, including endpaper drawings of San Francisco Chinatown and frontispiece portrait of Donaldina Cameron from black and white photograph. Original green cloth. Octavo. From the dustjacket flap: "It happens to be the life story of a woman in San Francisco who has devoted her career to rescuing little Chinese girls from horrible slavery." A Fine copy in a Near Fine (slight edgewear) dust jacket and now in a clear mylar protective sleeve. ALWAYS FREE SHIPPING to any United States address.
Signed: y Edition: Revised Edition
Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Book Id: 1720