Collection Descriptive Notes:
Daisy Kuo does a fluent reading of the 20 lessons from the version of the text published in 1961-62 (at the beginning of Lesson 1 she gives the date as 2 March 1967). (See: Read Chinese: A Beginning Text in the Chinese Character (New Haven, Conn.: Far Eastern Publications, Yale University, 1961-62), which may be found in Regenstein Library). The place of the recording is the Institute for Far Eastern Languages at Yale University.
Collection Technical Notes:
Tapes are dubs of the copies sent to C.C. Chao c. 1972 from Yale University and lent by him to the LLA c. 1973. The WAVE files are now converted to MP3s.