Ma Nao Books marked the year of the horse with a recipe for pao cai, succulent vegetables pickled in the Sichuan style. Its an excellent use for bai jiu, the lighter fluid-flavored white liquor favored by taxi drivers.
3 x 5 inches
A holiday garland teases out one meaning of the season and shows that “con me” is just two letters short of “consume.”
Approximately 8 feet long
For the year of the ram, the mascot standing demurely behind a modesty curtain follows the Chinese belief that wearing red underwear during ones year brings big-time luck.
5 1/2 x 4 1/4 inches
Posing a linguistic and visual riddle, this valentine says be and mine, but never at the same time.
bookboard printed with potato stamps, paper
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