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Read & download ✓ Classical Chinese Literature 102 ☆ ❰Ebook❯ ➢ Classical Chinese Literature Author John Minford – Horticulturetrader.co.uk The summation of than two thousand years of one of the world's most august literary traditions this volume also represents the achievements of four hundred yearsOtes and brief introductions chosen from classic Western sinological treatises Beginning with discussions of the origins of the Chinese writing system and selections from the earliest genre of Chinese literature the Oracle Bone inscriptions the book then proceeds with selections from early myths and legends the earliest anthology of Chinese poetry the Book of Songs early narrative and philosophy including the I Ching Tao te Ching and the Analects of Confucius rhapsodies historical writings magical biographies ballads poetry and miscellaneous prose from the Han and Six Dynasties period the court poetry of the Southern Dynasties.

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The finest gems of Tang poetry and lyrics stories and tales of the Sui Tang and Five Dynasties erasSpecial highlights include individual chapters covering each of the luminaries of Tang poetry Wang Wei Li Bo Du Fu and Bo Juyi early literary criticism women poets from the first to the tenth century CE and the poetry of Zen and the TaoBibliographies explanatory notes copious illustrations a chronology of major dynasties and two way romanization tables coordinating the Wade Giles and pinyin transliteration systems provide helpful tools to aid students teachers and general readers in exploring this rich tradition of world literatur.

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Classical Chinese LiteratureThe summation of than two thousand years of one of the world's most august literary traditions this volume also represents the achievements of four hundred years of Western scholarship on China The selections include poetry drama fiction songs biographies and works of early Chinese philosophy and history rendered in English by the most renowned translators of classical Chinese literature Arthur Waley Ezra Pound David Hawkes James Legge Burton Watson Stephen Classical Chinese PDF or Owen Cyril Birch A C Graham Witter Bynner Kenneth Rexroth and othersArranged chronologically and by genre each chapter is introduced by definitive u.