19. Item #90329
(DRAMA - CHINA). SCENES FROM CHINESE PLAYS, SERIES I. N.p., n.d. (circa 1920). Painted manuscript volume of traditional Chinese plays, with 12 illustrations. Chinese and English language title on the cover and English language captions under the illustrations.  ff. Traditionally bound: paper wrappers with a blue cloth backstrip, sewn with red string. 16 x 16.5 cm. Some of the scenes illustrated include are "A Fisherman Catches a Golden Tortoise," "A Spendthrift Son," "General T'sao Tsao Nearly Being Killed in an Inn," and "A Boy Sweeps Snow." Colorful scenes from dramas, in very good condition.