Autograph Manuscript of Mr. Binney’s Afternoon
c1940. 12 numbered pages, rectos only (8” X 10 1/4”), with the author’s ink corrections, additions, changes, and deletions throughout, all in black ink. Minor edgewear, scattered soiling and creases, and rust stains from a previous paperclip, two holes from a staple, still very good condition. Very good. Item #843
This story was published in the anthology, Today and Forever: Stories of China (NY, John Day, 1941). It’s a tale of westerner travels within China, and just what you’d want, because her 1938 Nobel Prize was “for her rich and truly epic descriptions of peasant life in China.”.
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