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Six records of a life adrift

Author: Fu Shen; Graham Martin Sanders
Publisher: Indianapolis : Hackett Pub. Co., ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A memoir of a life in the Qing dynasty. It reveals a sensitive and artistic man, who failed at the civil service examinations that were the gateway to official employment and had to settle for  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
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Named Person: Fu Shen; Fu Shen
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Fu Shen; Graham Martin Sanders
ISBN: 9781603841986 1603841989 9781603841993 1603841997
Language Note: Translated from the Chinese.
OCLC Number: 716070347
Description: xvii, 148 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Other Titles: Fu sheng liu ji.
Responsibility: Shen Fu ; translated, with introduction and notes, by Graham Sanders.
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Shen Fu's Six Records of a Life Adrift is the most intimate document at our disposal of private life in late imperial China. Graham Sanders now provides us with a new translation for the 21st Read more...

 
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