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The secret history of the Mongols : and other pieces

Author: Arthur Waley
Publisher: Kelly Bray, Cornwall : House of Stratus, 2010.
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In this unforgettable book, Waley brings together a number of articles, poems and translations. Included are pieces on the poet Ts’ên Shên and the great Chinese prose writer, Han Yü, but the most compelling is ‘The Secret History of the Mongols’, with fantastic tales of epic battles; betrayal and love; tyrants and prisoners.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Waley, Arthur.
Secret History of The Mongols & Other Works.
Looe, Cornwall : House of Stratus, ©2010
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Waley
ISBN: 9780755122769 0755122763
OCLC Number: 787859678
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Copyright; Publisher's Note; About the Author; Author's Preface; Anquetil-Duperron and Sir William Jones; A Chinese Poet in Central Asia; Lo-yang and its Fall; Some Chinese Ghosts; Some Far-Eastern Dreams; The Poetry of Chinese Mirrors; Chinese Stories about Actors; The Green Bower Collection; Shiba KōKan, 1737-1818; Some Poems from the Manyōshū and Ryōjin Hisshō; Kono Tabi: A little-known Japanese Religion; The Chinese Cinderella Story; Appendix; China's Greatest Writer; William Blake the Taoist; History and Religion; Notes on Translation; The Ainu Epic; Ainu Song. The Owl Speaks --
An Ainu StoryThe Secret History of the Mongols; The Ancestors; Early Life of Chingis Khan; Chingis Becomes Khan of the Mongols; Chingis Becomes Great Khan; Struggle with the ShamanTeb-tenggeri; La Vie de Pierre Ruffin. A Review; The Coal-scuttle; The Hymn of the Soul; Original Pieces; The Presentation; In the Gallery; Censorship; No Discharge; Blitz Poem; Song; The Swan; Endnotes.
Responsibility: Arthur Waley.

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In this unforgettable book, Waley brings together a number of articles, poems and translations. Included are pieces on the poet Ts’ên Shên and the great Chinese prose writer, Han Yü, but the most compelling is ‘The Secret History of the Mongols’, with fantastic tales of epic battles; betrayal and love; tyrants and prisoners.

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