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Baba: A Return to China upon My Father's Shoulders by  Belle Yang - Hardcover - Signed - from A Squared Books and Biblio.com

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Baba: A Return to China upon My Father's Shoulders

by Yang, Belle

Condition: Very Good


Harcourt. Hardcover. 0151000638 1994; signed by author and calligraphist on front end paper; cloth and paper covered boards with glossy dust jacket; tight binding; Interior clean and unmarked; 8vo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" Tall; 211 pages; Additional shipping charges may be required for International and Expedited orders . Very Good.

Baba ("papa" in Chinese) recounts the colorful childhood tales of Yang's father, who grew up at a time of great political and social upheaval in China. Behind the protective walls of the House of Yang, Baba is immersed in a world of the legends and colorful characters of village life. Yang's beautiful watercolors accompany each story and create "an astonishing personal vision" (Kirkus Reviews, pointer). Preface by Amy Tan; illustrations.




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