Manchu Palaces: A Novel
A novel on court life in 17th Century China. The heroine is Lotus, a lady-in-waiting to the empress. By applying her training in femininity and guile she is on the verge of success; a prince is after her. But does she, a woman of the spirit, really want to be part of the court's materialistic existence?
Jeanne Larsen, fiction
Larsen, Jeanne, "Manchu Palaces: A Novel" (1996). Books by Hollins Faculty. 36.