It was published in 1969 by Walker/Weatherhill with a cover price of $4.50.
I checked our Hawaii State Library web site and found the book, put in a request and shortly a post card arrived in my mail box announcing it was available for pick-up at my branch library. Quite a smooth service huh?
It's a short read, only 149 pages, but it immediately places you right back on Chungshan North Road and brings back memories long forgotten.
It was a great read and I believe you'll enjoy your visit to the Dragon Hotel if you can find a copy.
I've included a couple of pages to wet your appetite.
I have recently discovered that there was a real hotel in Taipei called the Dragon Hotel. The hotel was supposedly located at 40 Chang Chun Road in Taipei. I have looked around Chang Chun Road on Google Earth Street View and it appears that the building at # 40 is not the old hotel. I will have to visit the area in person and ask around to see what the story is. To be Continued!
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