The Song Book of Quong Lee of Limehouse. Transcribed by Thomas Burke. Thomas BURKE.

The Song Book of Quong Lee of Limehouse. Transcribed by Thomas Burke

New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1920. First American Edition. Small octavo (19.5cm); original pictorial boards in unadorned glassine dust jacket; 67pp. Glassine jacket quite fragile with chips and tears to extremities, three smallish losses to spine, the largest approx. 1/5 inches; Near Fine in a Good or better copy of the scarce jacket. Poems attributed to Burke's fictional character Quong Lee, an inhabitant of Limehouse in the Chinatown district of London's East End.

Price: $150.00

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