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San Diego Museum of Art: Selections from the Collection of Chinese Art. The Harvard-Yenching Library 's Chinese Collection is devoted to Chinese-language research materials in all formats, Selections from the Chinese collection book a focus on the humanities and social sciences. The collection includes works published in China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and other places.
Chinese rubbing of two birds from the Chinese Rubbings Collection. The Book of Swindles, by Zhang Yingyu 張應俞 (fl. ), is a collection of fascinating tales that speak to a common concern over time and across cultures—namely, anxiety about deception.A product of the publishing boom in seventeenth-century China, with a preface datedthe book is “said to be the first Chinese story collection focused explicitly on the topic of fraud” (xiii).
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This book is about the great Chinese Art collection in the US and how it was collected from the Opium Wars through the Mao period. This book asks the questions on how these items were actually acquired (g or salvage)and also discusses China's attempt to recover their lost treasures.
Interesting read/5. Most of the rare books and special collections at Starr East Asian Library are Chinese-language rare books and other special materials.
Chinese rare books and special collections at the library include family histories, local histories, individual collected (literary) works, oracle bones, legal histories, and Collection of China's spring democracy movement, among many others.
Zhejiang hai yun quan an chu bian: shi juan 浙江海運全案初編: 十卷 / Includes imperial documents, official reports, register of granaries and stockpiles, records of sea charts, boat sizes and dimensions. Contributor: Huang, Zonghan - Chun, Shou - Zhejiang Sheng (China). Liang Selections from the Chinese collection book Ku - Chinese Rare Book Collection (Library of Congress).
Books About China This book list contains nonfiction books for grades K-8 about ancient and contemporary China and its geography, people, and traditions.
The Ancient Chinese By. Virginia Schomp. Grade. Appears in This Collection. Collection. About the collection. The collection includes: notable printed pieces from the Ming and Qing dynasties; the AD Diamond Sutra (Jingang jing); more than oracle bone pieces; 24 volumes of the Ming dynasty compilation Yongle Dadian, corresponding to 49 chapters - the largest collection in Europe.; Our collection of Chinese newspapers and serials is largely based upon the titles from.
The Book of Swindles: Selections from a Late Ming Collection, by Zhang Yingyu, translated by Christopher Rea and Bruce Rusk (Columbia University Press, ), ISBN Christopher Rea, on his webpage, notes "The year happens to be the original work’s th anniversary.". The collection spans the pivotal period from the Chinese civil war and the consolidation of the Communist regime through the upheavals of the Great Leap Forward and Cultural Revolution.
It chronicles the struggles within the top leadership, the buildup of the Chinese military, and the evolution of the Sino-Soviet split. “The Book of Swindles: Selections from a Late Ming Collection” by Zhang Yingyu L ate Ming China didn’t have the “Nigerian advance-fee scam”, but if Zhang Yingyu’s contemporary The Book of Swindles is any indication, it had just about every other con ever tried.
The Classic of Poetry, also Shijing or Shih-ching (Chinese: 詩經; pinyin: Shījīng), translated variously as the Book of Songs, Book of Odes or simply known as the Odes or Poetry (Chinese: 詩; pinyin: Shī), is the oldest existing collection of Chinese poetry, comprising works dating from the 11th to 7th centuries is one of the "Five Classics" traditionally said to have been Country: Zhou China.
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The Way of Chinese Painting: Its Ideas and Technique - With Selections from the Seventeenth Century Mustard Seed Garden Manual of PaintingCited by: 2. Book Description: A collection of seminal primary readings on the social, intellectual, and religious traditions of China, Sources of Chinese Tradition, Volume 1 has been widely used and praised for almost forty years as an authoritative resource for scholars and students and as a thorough and engaging introduction for general readers.
Here at last is a completely revised and expanded edition. Cathay is a collection of old poems––mainly Chinese works from the 8th century – translated by Pound, but it’s a bit more complicated and interesting than that. Pound, who at that time knew little to no Chinese, worked from the notes of the Harvard educated scholar, Ernest Fenollosa, a transcript of which is included in the printing I read/5.
The popularity of the Chinese storyteller goes back to the marketplace of the T'ang dynasty, but the familiar figure came into its own in the twelfth and thirteenth centuries.
This selection of stories from Feng Menglong's collection, Stories Old and New (originally published in ), includes representative types of the storyteller's /5(64). A collection of ‘folk poems’ said to have been picked up from alleys and fields around China, The Book of Songs also functioned as satire and moral instruction, writes Martin Kern.
Fine Books & Collections is the internet's leading destination for news and information on collecting rare books, maps, manuscripts, prints, graphic arts, fine press editions, and more. Eight works of Chinese fiction No one who had read and admired her first book, the collection A Thousand Years of Good Prayers, winner of the inaugural Frank O’Connor International Short Author: Eileen Battersby.
The Records of the Grand Historian, also known by its Chinese name Shiji, is a monumental history of ancient China and the world finished around 94 BC by the Han dynasty official Sima Qian after having been started by his father, Sima Tan, Grand Astrologer to the imperial work covers the world as it was then known to the Chinese and a year period from the age of the legendary Author: Sima Qian.
In this book he shares Hong Kong-based fashion design theory. (Bonus: This book is in Chinese and English, and features interviews of both Chinese and Western designers.) 7. Project Gutenberg. Project Gutenberg, an online library of e-books, has a small selection of Chinese language e-books.
To find them, simply search “Chinese” from the. This course will offer a comprehensive history of books in China with reference to relevant developments in Korea and Japan and to parallels in the West.
It treats the subject in the broadest sense from the advent of actual books in East Asia during the first millennium BCE until the introduction of virtual books at the end of the twentieth century, but the emphasis will be placed on the. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books.
My library. This book brings together a selection of colorful propaganda artworks and cultural artifacts from photographer Michael Wolf's vast collection of Chinese propaganda posters, many of which are now extremely rare." The Authors: "Anchee Min was born and raised in Mao's China.
A staunch party supporter, she was awarded the lead role in a film to be. Translation Matters in Ming-Qing Studies - Idle Talk under the Bean Arbor: A Seventeenth-Century Chinese Story Collection.
Compiled by Aina The Layman with commentary by Ziran The Eccentric Wanderer. Edited by Robert E. Hegel. Seattle: University of Washington Press, xxviii, pp.
- Slapping the Table in Amazement: A Ming Dynasty Story Collection. Selections from the Princeton University Art Museum's collection of more than 6, works of Asian art are presented alongside ongoing curatorial and scholarly research.
The arts of Asia are examined in a cultural and historical context, and they are integrated with an online education center designed for visitors of all ages.The Chinese title means something like Playing the Game, and it’s also a follow-up to very well received book fromJia’s essay collection, Walking Alone (自在独行).
Although Jia has been getting a lot of attention for his novels in English lately, in China today he’s actually just as well-known for his non-fiction.NASA Images Solar System Collection Ames Research Center Brooklyn Museum Full text of " Readings in Cantonese colloquial, being selections from books in the Cantonese vernacular with free and literal translations of the Chinese character and romanized spelling ".