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Since its publication in the early nineteenth century, this long narrative poem has stood unchallenged as the supreme masterpiece of Vietnamese literature. Huynh's new and absorbingly readable translation (on pages facing the Vietnamese text) is illuminated by notes that give comparative passages from the Chinese novel on which the poem was based, details on Chinese allusions, and literal translations with background information explaining Vietnamese proverbs and folk sayings.

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ISBN:
9780300040517
Translator:
Thond, Huynh Sanh
Author:
Thond, Huynh Sanh
Translator:
Thong, Huynh Sanh
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Author:
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Author:
Nguyen, Du
Author:
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Huynh, Sanh Thong
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Location:
New Haven
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Asian
Subject:
Poetry
Subject:
Vietnam
Subject:
English poetry
Subject:
Vietnamese poetry
Subject:
POE009000
Subject:
Anthologies-Miscellaneous International Poetry
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
6
Publication Date:
19870931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
216
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 in 0.75 lb

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