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In Every Step a Lotus, Dorothy Ko embarks on a fascinating exploration of the practice of footbinding in China, explaining its origins, purpose, and spread before the nineteenth century. She uses women's own voices to reconstruct the inner chambers of a Chinese house where women with bound feet live

Author Dorothy Ko

Pages 162

Publisher University of California Press

Published Date 2001

ISBN 0520232836 9780520232839


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