These stories is that the interactions of the characters and their relationships with each other are often both recognizable in and relatable to everyday life I recommend this book to anyone who enjoys stories or has an interest in
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THIS COLLECTION PROVIDES AN EXCELLENT TEXTcollection rovides an excellent text students of comparative literature and Chinese fictio. Tended eriod of time in Chinese history The stories in each section exemplify that certain opular theme but they also rovide keen insight certain ualities that are
Or Have Been Valuedhave been valued the Chinese eople Another great aspect Ul and vital expression of the Chinese spirit Spanning the former Han dynasty 206 BC AD 8 to the early Republican years these 61 selected stories represent the five major forms of Chinese fiction Who Is Gloria Steinem? pi chi ch'uan ch'iien wen hua en and kung an With tables listing each sel. I love this book of stories It is ossibly the best collection of traditional and vernacular Chinese literature The book is separated into sections The title of each section
is a theme that has been opular either throughout or for an ex. For centuries the Chinese referreda theme that has been opular either throughout or for an ex.
FOR CENTURIES THE CHINESE REFERRED THEIRcenturies the Chinese referred their as hsiao shuo etymologically meaning roadside or small talk and held it in low regard compared to classical oetry and drama Not until 20th century was the Chinese story internationally recognized as a beautif. .