CHIANG, MAYLING SOONG. 1898-2003, & CHIANG KAI-SHEK. 1887-1975.
Sian: A Coup d'Etat / A Fortnight in Sian: Extracts From a Diary. Shanghai: The China Publishing Company, 1937.
8vo. 119 pp. Printed on Chinese handmade bamboo paper, leaves unopened; original red silk over boards, gilt stamped title. Some discoloration to signature page and pastedowns, light wear to covers.
SIGNED by Madame Chiang Kai-shek ("Mayling Soong Chiang") and also with her stamp; also signed by Chiang's personal pilot Royal Leonard, Zhang's "head of operations" James C. Elder, and Zhang's chief pilot Julius Barr.
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