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A Record of Buddhist Monasteries in Luoyang

A Record of Buddhist Monasteries in Luoyang

Paperback: 424 pages Publisher: zhong hua shu ju chu ban she (December 1, 2007) Language: English, Chinese ISBN-10: 7101055222 ISBN-13: 978-7101055221 Product Dimensions: 9.4 x 6.4 x 1 inches Along with Commentary on the Waterways by Li Daoyuan, A Record of Buddhist Monasteries in Luo-yang by Yang Xuanzhi has been acclaimed as a prose classic of the Northern Wei Dynasty. Adopting the attitude of a historian, Yang provided complete, detailed and accurate records of Buddhist temples' distribution in Luo-yang, as well as major monasteries' history, architecture and relevant Buddhist activities. Owing to its description of the popularity of Buddhism in Luo-yang, the book, as well became an important Buddhist classic. In addition, from palace coups to the life of ordinary people, it presents a...
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Anecdotes about Spirits and Immortals

Anecdotes about Spirits and Immortals

Anecdotes about Spirits and Immortals Publisher: Foreign Languages Press Author: Gan Bao Publication Date: 2004 Language: Chinese-English Size: 16mo Edition: Hardcover, 2 volumes ISBN: 7119033298 Anecdotes about Spirits and Immortals, written by Gan Bao; translated By Ding Wangdao; edited and translated into modern Chinese by Huang Diming Anecdotes about Spirits and Immortals is a collection of myths, legends and stories of monsters and incredible and uncanny happenings. It is a treasure house of Chinese folklore prior to the third century A.D. The compiler, Gan Bao, was a historian of the Eastern Jin Dynasty (317-420). He was a firm believer in fate and the occult, including astrology and fortune telling, and applied the historian's method of recording to the fantastic stories which were...
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Anthology of Tales From Records of the Taiping Era

Anthology of Tales From Records of the Taiping Era

Anthology Of Tales From Records Of The Taiping Era -Library of Chinese Classics Chinese-English Compiled by Li Fang (Song Dynasty), translated into English by Zhang Guangqian Published by Foreign Languages Press, Beijing, 2007 Library binding book, dimensions 960 x 640, 1/16, 2 Volumes, 1019 pages ISBN: 9787119050881 Records of the Taiping Era, compiled during the Taiping Xingguo reign period (976-984) of Emperor Taizong of the Northern Song Dynasty (960-1127), is a collection of about 7,000 stories, dating from the pre-Qin period (770-221 BC) to the early Northern Song Dynasty. The stories, mainly myths and legends, record or recount a variety of strange happenings in a succinct style. The subjects and contents as well as the literary genre thus formed exerted a tremendous influence on...
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Condensed Compendium of Materia Medica

Condensed Compendium of Materia Medica

Publisher : Foreign Languages Press Published Date : 3/2012 Language : English and Chinese bilingual ISBN/ISSN : 9787119069975 Pages : 3451 Weight : 7.00kg "Greater China Library: Compendium of Materia Medica Choice (Chinese-English) (Set of 6)" from "Compendium of Materia Medica" in the selection of more than 350 kinds of herbal medicine has great practical value to compile master copy of the most classic Chinese Jinling book, by the China Academy of Traditional Chinese medicine Institute of authoritative experts in the history of literature revision; English is selected from the sole of the "Compendium of Materia Medica" full English translation, by the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences researcher Luo Xiwen other philosophical translation.
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Dragon-Carving and the Literary Mind

Dragon-Carving and the Literary Mind

Library of Chinese Classics: Dragon-Carving and the Literary Mind Written by Liu Xie (the Southern Dynasties) Translated into English by Yang Guobin Translated into modern Chinese by Zhou Zhenfu Publisher: Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press Publication Date: 2003-12 Language: Chinese and English ISBN: 7560029965 Library Binding: hardcover, 2 volumes, 799 pages Dragon-Carving and the Literary Mind written by Liu Xie (c. 465-521) marks the culmination of early Chinese literary criticism and literary theory. It represents a systematic explication on a host of important issues ranging from the origins of literature to literary genres, imagination, style, rhetoric, literary appreciation, writers' moral integrity, and the relationship between literature and social change. It is the...
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Library of Chinese Classics: The Travel of Lao Ts'an

Library of Chinese Classics: The Travel of Lao Ts'an

Library of Chinese Classics: The Travels of Lao Ts'an Author: Liu E (1857-1909) Translated into English by Harold Shadick Library binding book, vol. I, II, dimensions 960 x 640, 1/16 Publisher: Yi Lin Chu Ban She, 2005 ISBN: 7806577947 9787806577943 Written by Liu E, an intellectual born at the end of the Qing Dynasty. By describing what Lao Can sees and hears in his travels, the author fiercely attacks the injustices he witnessed and exposed the hypocrisy of so-called "honest and upright officials." Intriguing novel, and one of the last books to be written in the "old style" of Chinese narrative. The novel reveals the disastrous and demoralized state of China at the beginning of twentieth century and his terrible governmental corruption, deplorable state of the roads, river floods,...
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Library of Chinese Classics: 300 Early Chinese Poems

Library of Chinese Classics: 300 Early Chinese Poems

Library of Chinese Classics: 300 Early Chinese Poems (206 BC-618 AD) Translated into modern Chinese by Hong Zheng and Xiong Zhiqi Translated into English by Wang Rongpei Library binding book, vol. I, II, dimensions 960 x 640, 1/16 Publisher: Hunan People's Publishing House, 2006 ISBN: 7543844699 9787543844698 This anthology contains 300-old poems from the Han Dynasty to the Sui Dynasty (206 BC-618 AD), providing a glimpse of the Early Chinese poetry during this period. As an important page in the growth of Chinese poetry, the poems in these 800 years carry on and bring into fully play the fine tradition of The Book of Poetry and The Verse of Chu, and give a vivid panorama of the social reality at that time. Attempts are made in these poems to explore new genres and ways of versification...
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Library of Chinese Classics: 300 Pieces of Yuan Opera

Library of Chinese Classics: 300 Pieces of Yuan Opera

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Library of Chinese Classics: 300 Song Poems

Library of Chinese Classics: 300 Song Poems

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Library of Chinese Classics: 300 Tang Poems

Library of Chinese Classics: 300 Tang Poems

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