The Silent Traveller in San Francisco. Chiang Yee.

The Silent Traveller in San Francisco

New York: Norton, 1964. First edition. Hardcover. Firs edition/printing. Fine, some offseting to the endpapers, in mostly bright dust jacket with a very short closed tear to edge of the spine and some light discoloration bottom left of the rear panel. Chiang Yee, a Chinese author, poet and calligrapher, authored a famed series of "Silent Traveller" books beginning in 1936 with a description of the English Lake District and extending to twelve titles through 1972. He described the places to which he travelled with what he called the "sideways look" in peaceful, non-judgemental ways that often included small, overlooked details. Fine / very good. Item #E25023

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