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Ebook of TOUJOURS GAI memoir available now for purchase

Old China Books is pleased to announce that an ebook of the memoir TOUJOURS GAI by Luise Shannon Landers is now available for purchase  from Amazon.* In this unique memoir, a lady 95 years old recollects her long and tumultuous … Continue reading

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The Women of Yankee Mandarin – the Decorous and the Disaffected

The women of Yankee Mandarin contrast dramatically, especially the two of this post, Elizabeth and Ch’ang-mei. Each is fashionable and elite in her place and time, but both are discontent with their circumstances, resentful of their treatment by men, and of … Continue reading

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Coming Attractions – Future Posts in the Writer’s Corner

Here is a list of articles planned for the coming months, all related in one way or another to the narrative of Yankee Mandarin, and intended to call your attention to a variety of interesting topics that appear in the novel. For a … Continue reading

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