Further poems by Po Chu-I, and an extract from his prose works, together with two other T'ang poems.[London], [offprint from the Bulletin of the School of Oriental Studies],  Stock Code: 103471
NotesA rare offprint, Copac records only one copy in British and Irish institutional libraries (Oxford); OCLC adds 2 locations at University of California. David Garnett's copy, inscribed at the head of page 96: "David Garnett, May 1919". An appealing Bloomsbury Group association copy, Garnett later included Waley in Great Friends: Portraits of Seventeen Writers (1979). In his brief introduction, Waley notes: "In 170 Chinese Poems Constable, 1918 I have given an account of Po Chu-i's life and translations of over sixty of his poems. Here are twenty-two further poems, of which all but one are now translated for the first time".
Octavo, (pp.  - 112). Stapled as issued, drab grey-green paper wrappers secured to the pamphlet by brass split pin paper fasteners.
Lightly soiled and creased.
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