Precious gift from mother 43 years ago

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A bilingual dictionary that I took with me to England 16 years after she gave it to me. I consulted it for my weekly letters home during my three years there.

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Spine and cover of dictionary

On the third page after the front cover is what makes this dictionary SO precious.

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A sample of mother’s handwriting

I need to find out what those four characters say. I can speak Mandarin but my written comprehension is way below average.