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Imperial Woman is the fictionalized biography of the last Empress in China, Ci-xi, who began as a concubine of the Xianfeng Emperor and on his death became the de facto head of the Qing Dynasty until her death in 1908. Buck recreates the life of one of the most intriguing rulers during a time of intense turbulence. Tzu Hsi was born into one of the lowly ranks of the Imperial dynasty. According to custom, she moved to the Forbidden City at the age of seventeen to become one of hundreds of concubines. But her singular beauty ...

Imperial Woman 2004, Moyer Bell

ISBN-13: 9781559210355

Revised edition

Trade paperback

Imperial Woman 1980, Pocket Books

ISBN-13: 9780671782702

Trade paperback

Imperial woman 1977, White Lion Publishers, London

ISBN-13: 9780727402110

Imperial Woman 1973, TBS The Book Service Ltd

ISBN-13: 9780426128885

New edition


Imperial Woman 1971, C.Chivers

ISBN-13: 9780855940317