Wen xuan, or, Selections of refined literature. Volume two, Rhapsodies on sacrifices, hunting, travel, sightseeing, palaces and halls, rivers and seas (Book, 2014) [WorldCat.org]
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Wen xuan, or, Selections of refined literature. Volume two, Rhapsodies on sacrifices, hunting, travel, sightseeing, palaces and halls, rivers and seas
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Wen xuan, or, Selections of refined literature. Volume two, Rhapsodies on sacrifices, hunting, travel, sightseeing, palaces and halls, rivers and seas

Author: Tong Xiao; David R Knechtges
Publisher: Princeton, New Jersey : Princeton University Press, [2014] ©1987
Series: Princeton library of Asian translations.; Princeton legacy library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Wen xuan, compiled by Xiao Tong (501-531), is the oldest surviving anthology of Chinese literary genres. It was one of the primary sources of literary knowledge for educated Chinese in the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Translations
Translations into English
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tong Xiao; David R Knechtges
ISBN: 9780691600932 0691600937
OCLC Number: 894476053
Description: ix, 404 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: V. 1. Rhapsodies on metropolises and capitals --
v. 2. Rhapsodies on sacrifices, hunting, travel, sightseeing, palaces and halls, rivers and seas --
v. 3. Rhapsodies on natural phenomena, birds and animals, aspirations and feelings, sorrowful laments, literature, music, and passions.
Series Title: Princeton library of Asian translations.; Princeton legacy library.
Other Titles: Wen xuan.
Rhapsodies on sacrifices, hunting, travel, sightseeing, palaces and halls, rivers and seas
Responsibility: Xiao Tong (501-531) ; translated, with annotations by David R. Knechtges.

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