New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1960. First Edition. An insider's account of life behind the Bamboo Curtain of Communist China by a former high-ranking official both in the government and the Communist Party. Translated by Lai Ming, with a foreword by Lin Yutang. First Printing. Octavo (21.5cm); black cloth, with titles stamped in silver and red on spine; dustjacket; xxii, 323pp. Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket, unclipped, with some light rubbing to extremities and corners.