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The moon opera

Author: Feiyu Bi; Howard Goldblatt; Sylvia Li-chun Lin
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Twenty years after turning to teaching after being spurned by her Chinese opera troupe for disfiguring her understudy with boiling water in a fit of jealous rage, Xio Yanqiu returns to the stage in a new version of the cursed opera, "The Moon Opera," fully believing that she has become transformed into the immortal moon goddess she is playing.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Feiyu Bi; Howard Goldblatt; Sylvia Li-chun Lin
ISBN: 9780151012947 0151012946
OCLC Number: 232131926
Notes: Originally published: London : Telegram, 2007.
Description: 117 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Bi Feiyu ; translated from the Chinese by Howard Goldblatt and Sylvia Li-chun Lin.
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Twenty years after turning to teaching after being spurned by her Chinese opera troupe for disfiguring her understudy with boiling water in a fit of jealous rage, Xio Yanqiu returns to the stage in a new version of the cursed opera, "The Moon Opera," fully believing that she has become transformed into the immortal moon goddess she is playing.

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