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A Lizard is No Dragon: A Chinese Opera in English by  T. J. and Wah Yan Dramatic Society Sheridan SJ. - Paperback - First Edition - (1955) - from Pilgrim Reader Books - IOBA and Biblio.co.uk

A Lizard is No Dragon: A Chinese Opera in English

by Sheridan SJ., T. J. and Wah Yan Dramatic Society

Condition: Very Good+


Hong Kong.: Privately published.. Very Good+. (1955). First Edition. Softcover. 12mo - 19 x 13 cm.; (8) - 56 pp. Pale green wraps with dark green lettering on the front cover only. Yapped edges on open sides of the covers of 1/2 cm. From the seventh preliminary page: "Performed at Grantham Training College, Kowloon, Hong Kong, on April 2nd, 1955, by the Wah Yan Dramatic Society". The cast list follows with Fr. Sheridan given as the producer and the publication is printed by the Standard Press of Hong Kong. The yapped edges show minor wear consistent with this type of binding and there are a few spots staining the front wrap on the tail edge. Otherwise very clean with a tight binding. .


  • Bookseller: Pilgrim Reader Books - IOBA CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 26791
  • Title: A Lizard is No Dragon: A Chinese Opera in English
  • Author: Sheridan SJ., T. J. and Wah Yan Dramatic Society
  • Format/binding: Softcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good+
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: Privately published.
  • Place: Hong Kong.
  • Date published: (1955)
  • Keywords: Drama; Play; Chinese; Kowloon;, Alexander Grantham; Theatre; Theater;, Performong Arts; Catholic;
  • Bookseller catalogs: Drama/Plays;
  • Subjects: PERFORMING ARTS / Theater / General;


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