Author:Burke, Thomas; Edited and with an Introduction By Jessica Amanda Salmonson

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The Golden Gong and Other Night-Pieces By Thomas Burke / Ash Tree Press

By: Burke, Thomas; Edited and with an Introduction By Jessica Amanda Salmonson / Ash Tree Press

Price: $79.13

Publisher: Ashcroft, British Columbia, Ashcroft, BC (previously Pennyffordd. Chester, UK ): Ash Tree Press / AshTree, 2001, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162866

ISBN: 1553100204

Condition: Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Fine example, in a Fine dustjacket, unread, ------"---''My encounters in this city of all souls have been amusing, stimulating, ludicrous, beautiful, disturbing, and queer.' Thus wrote Thomas Burke (1886–1945), referring to the people, places, and things of London; or, more specifically, the area of London known as Limehouse, which in Burke's youth was the haunt of sailors, dock-workers, and Chinese immigrants. It was a world of sights and sounds that entranced and enthralled the young boy, who would wander at will through its crowded streets, welcomed by the inhab... View more info