The Binding Chair by Kathryn Harrison

The Binding Chair

Kathryn Harrison

Sometimes harrowing, always riveting this is an enjoyable read for anyone who enjoys a family saga.

Extract

Were an admirer to consult Fang Hsun's Classifications of the Qualities of Fragrant Lotuses, he would find May's feet plump, soft, and fine in the classical style of the Harmonius Bow. They were perfect with regard to all nine criteria of excellence and she cared for them with the respect due objects purchased at a great price.

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