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The real story of Ah-Q and other tales of China : the complete fiction of Lu Xun

Author: Xun Lu; Julia Lovell
Publisher: London ; New York : Penguin Books, 2009.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Lu Xun is arguably the greatest writer of modern China, an is considered by many to be the founder of modern Chinese literature. This new translation presents some of Lu Xun's best known short stories, including 'The Real Story of Ah-Q' and 'Diary of a Madman'.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Translations
Ausgabe
Translations into English
Named Person: Xun Lu; Xun Lu
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Xun Lu; Julia Lovell
ISBN: 9780140455489 0140455485
OCLC Number: 428776240
Language Note: Translated from the Chinese.
Description: xlvii, 416 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: Diary of a Madman --
Kong Yiji --
Medicine --
Tomorrow --
A Minor Incident --
Hair --
A passing storm --
My Old Home --
The Real Story of Ah-Q --
Dragon Boat Festival --
The White Light --
A Cat among the Rabbits --
A Comedy of Ducks --
Village Opera --
New Year's Sacrifice --
Upstairs in the Tavern --
A Happy Family --
Soap --
The Lamp of Eternity --
A Public Example --
Our Learned Friend --
The Loner --
In Memoriam --
Brothers --
The Divorce --
Mending Heaven --
Flight to the Moon --
Taming the Floods --
Gathering Ferns --
Forging the Swords --
Leaving the Pass --
Anti-Aggression --
Bringing Back the Dead.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Responsibility: Lu Xun ; translated with an introduction by Julia Lovell ; with an afterword by Yiyun Li.

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