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The Three-Inch Golden Lotus: A Novel on Foot Binding (Fiction from Modern China)

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Synopsis:

This beguiling story is woven around the life of Fragrant Lotus, who has her fee bound in the supreme golden Lotus style when she is six years old. Events in Fragrant Lotus' life twist and unfold in a series of witty and often wicked ironies, obliterating easy distinctions between kindness and cruelty, history ad fable, forgery and authentic work.

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ISBN:
9780824816063
Translator:
Wakefield, David
Other:
Wakefield, David
Translator:
Wakefield, David
Author:
Feng, Chi-Ts'ai
Author:
Jicai, Feng
Author:
Feng, Jicai
Publisher:
University of Hawaii Press
Location:
Honolulu :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
China
Subject:
Allegories
Subject:
China Fiction.
Subject:
Footbinding.
Subject:
Footbinding -- China -- Fiction.
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Copyright:
Series:
Fiction from Modern China
Series Volume:
v. 2
Publication Date:
19940131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
248
Dimensions:
8.54x5.57x.65 in. .73 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , This beguiling story is woven around the life of Fragrant Lotus, who has her fee bound in the supreme golden Lotus style when she is six years old. Events in Fragrant Lotus' life twist and unfold in a series of witty and often wicked ironies, obliterating easy distinctions between kindness and cruelty, history ad fable, forgery and authentic work.
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