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Song Dynasty Tales : A Guided Reader (Hardcover) (Zhenjun Zhang & Jing Wang)
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Together with the noted Tang dynasty tales, some of which are not yet available in the world of English, Song dynasty tales have long been highly valued and widely read in the Chinese world. As the first English translation of a selected collection of 12 Song dynasty tales, this book opens a window into the world of literature, culture, and colorful lives of the royal house and commoners in the 10th- to 13th-century China. Besides the translation and the meticulous annotations, it offers a general introduction as well as commentaries on each tale.
Number of Pages: 372
Genre: Literary Collections, Fiction + Literature Genres
Publisher: World Scientific Pub Co Inc
Author: Zhenjun Zhang & Jing Wang
Street Date: February 7, 2017
Item Number (DPCI): 248-25-3438
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