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The age of silver : the rise of the novel East and West

Author: Ning Ma
Publisher: New York : Oxford University press.
Series: Global Asias
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

The Age of Silver considers how commerce fueled the emergence of the novel around the globe, examining the evolution of epochal works of national literature from Don Quixote in 1605 to Robinson  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ning Ma
ISBN: 9780190606565 0190606568
OCLC Number: 1085380646
Description: x, 263 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction. Toward Horizontal ComparisonsChapter 1. Global Silver, Local NovelsChapter 2. Along the Grand Canal: The Lord of Silver in The Plum in the Golden VaseChapter 3. La Mancha to the Indies: Romance and Materiality of the Empire in Don QuixoteChapter 4. Out of Nagasaki: To the End of the Floating WorldChapter 5. Caribbean to China: Crusoe's Two AdventuresEpilogue: The Transcivilizational Feminine and World LiteratureBibliography
Series Title: Global Asias
Responsibility: Ning Ma.
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