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The Four Chinese Classics: Tao Te Ching, Chuang Tzu, Analects, Mencius
The Four Chinese Classics: Tao Te Ching, Chuang Tzu, Analects, Mencius
by David (trn) Hinton
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The books collected in this volume represent the first time since the mid-nineteenth century that the four seminal masterworks of ancient Chinese thought have been translated as a unified series by a single translator. Hinton's award-winning experience... (read more)

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Monkey: Folk Novel of China by Wu Ch'eng En
Monkey: Folk Novel of China by Wu Ch'eng En
by Wu Ch'Eng-En
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Probably the most popular book in the history of the Far east, this classic combination of picaresque novel and folk epic mixes satire, allegory, and history into a rollicking tale. It is the story of the roguish monkey and his encounters with major and... (read more)

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Story of the Stone Volume 1 Golden Days
Story of the Stone Volume 1 Golden Days
by Xueqin Cao
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One of the greatest novels of Chinese literature.... (read more)

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The Three Kingdoms, Volume 1: The Sacred Oath: The Epic Chinese Tale of Loyalty and War in a Dynamic New Translation
The Three Kingdoms, Volume 1: The Sacred Oath: The Epic Chinese Tale of Loyalty and War in a Dynamic New Translation
by Guanzhong Luo
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This exciting new translation will appeal to modern readers who find the twists and turns of Game of Thrones so compelling. The Three Kingdoms is an epic Chinese novel written over six centuries ago. It recounts in vivid historical detail the turbulent... (read more)

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The Three Kingdoms, Volume 2: The Sleeping Dragon: The Epic Chinese Tale of Loyalty and War in a Dynamic New Translation
The Three Kingdoms, Volume 2: The Sleeping Dragon: The Epic Chinese Tale of Loyalty and War in a Dynamic New Translation
by Lu Guanzhung
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This exciting new translation will appeal to modern readers who find the twists and turns of Game of Thrones so compelling. The Three Kingdoms is an epic Chinese novel written over six centuries ago. It recounts in vivid historical detail the turbulent... (read more)

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The Three Kingdoms, Volume 3: Welcome the Tiger: An Epic Chinese Tale of Loyalty and War in a Dynamic New Translation
The Three Kingdoms, Volume 3: Welcome the Tiger: An Epic Chinese Tale of Loyalty and War in a Dynamic New Translation
by Guanzhong Luo
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This exciting new translation will appeal to modern readers who find the twists and turns of Game of Thrones so compelling. The Three Kingdoms is an epic Chinese novel written over six centuries ago. It recounts in vivid historical detail the turbulent... (read more)

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An Anthology of Chinese Literature: Beginnings to 1911
An Anthology of Chinese Literature: Beginnings to 1911
by Stephen Owen
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This collection of over 600 pieces, translated with great clarity and sense of the original, presents the tradition in historical and aesthetic context.  Moving roughly chronologically through the tradition, An Anthology of Chinese Literaturegathers... (read more)

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When I Find You Again, It Will Be in Mountains: Selected Poems of Chia Tao
When I Find You Again, It Will Be in Mountains: Selected Poems of Chia Tao
by Chia Tao
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Selected poems of Chai Tao, a Zen monk who became a poet during China's T'ang Dynasty.... (read more)

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Journey To the West, Volume 1 (Rev 12 Edition)
Journey To the West, Volume 1 (Rev 12 Edition)
by Anthony C. Yu
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Anthony C. Yu’s translation of The Journey to the West,initially published in 1983, introduced English-speaking audiences to the classic Chinese novel in its entirety for the first time. Written in the sixteenth century, The Journey to the West... (read more)

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Plum in the Golden Vase, Or, Chin P'Ing Mei #0001: The Plum in the Golden Vase Or, Chin P'Ing Mei: Volume One: The Gathering
Plum in the Golden Vase, Or, Chin P'Ing Mei #0001: The Plum in the Golden Vase Or, Chin P'Ing Mei: Volume One: The Gathering
by Xiaoxiao Sheng
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"This is the first complete English translation of world literature and will immediately supersede all existing partial and abridged translations in that language. Even aside from the stunning achievement of the translation itself, the book represents a... (read more)

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Where the World Does Not Follow: Buddhist China in Picture and Poem
Where the World Does Not Follow: Buddhist China in Picture and Poem
by Mike O'Connor
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 137-138) and index.... (read more)

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Field Translation Series #15: Five T'Ang Poets: Wang Wei, Lipo et al
Field Translation Series #15: Five T'Ang Poets: Wang Wei, Lipo et al
by David Young
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One of our most popular titles. The selections from these five poets constitute some of the greatest lyric poetry ever written.... (read more)

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The Carnal Prayer Mat
The Carnal Prayer Mat
by Yu Li
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In the three hundred years since its initial publication, Li Yu's The Carnal Prayer Mat has been widely read in China, where it is recognized as a benchmark of erotic literature and currently enjoys the distinction of being a banned-in-Beijing classic... (read more)

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The Golden Lotus, Volume 2: Jin Ping Mei
The Golden Lotus, Volume 2: Jin Ping Mei
by Xiaoxiao Sheng
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A saga of ruthless ambition, murder, and lust, this classic novel—admired in its own time for its literary qualities and biting indictment of the immorality and cruelty of its age—lays bare the rivalries within a wealthy family while... (read more)

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Anthology of Chinese Literature #1: Anthology of Chinese Literature: From the Earliest Times to the Fourteenth Century
Anthology of Chinese Literature #1: Anthology of Chinese Literature: From the Earliest Times to the Fourteenth Century
by Cyril Birch
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Internationally renowned Chinese literature scholar Cyril Birch was the first to assemble the finest translations of these seminal pieces in his now classic and still definitive introductory anthologies. The selections in this first volume span a two... (read more)

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Three Kingdoms: A Historical Novel
Three Kingdoms: A Historical Novel
by Guanzhong Luo
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"Three Kingdoms gives us the Iliad of China. First of the five great works of traditional prose fiction, this master narrative transforms history into epic and has thereby educated and entertained readers of five centuries with unforgettable exemplars... (read more)

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The Story of the Stone, Volume 4: The Debt of Tears  (Penguin Classics)
The Story of the Stone, Volume 4: The Debt of Tears (Penguin Classics)
by Xueqin Cao
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Written towards the end of the 18th century, this is one of the great novel of manners of Chinese literature. The book charts the glory and decline of the illustrious Jia family.... (read more)

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The New Directions Anthology of Classical Chinese Poetry
The New Directions Anthology of Classical Chinese Poetry
by Eliot Weinberger
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A rich compendium of translations, The New Directions Anthology of Classical Chinese Poetry is the first collection to look at Chinese poetry through its enormous influence on American poetry. Weinberger begins with Ezra Pound's Cathay (1915), and... (read more)

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Bright Moon, White Clouds: Selected Poems of Li Po (Shambhala Library)
Bright Moon, White Clouds: Selected Poems of Li Po (Shambhala Library)
by Po Li
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His work is one of the glories of Chinese poetry’s golden age, and it has not ceased to delight readers in the twelve centuries since. Li Po (701–762) wrote of the pleasures of nature, of wine, and of the life of a wandering poet  in a... (read more)

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Guide to Capturing a Plum Blossom
Guide to Capturing a Plum Blossom
by Po Jen Sung
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"It is one of the very first art books which helped artists develop the aptitude for seeing the inner essence of various natural phenomena."—Shambhala Sun "Guide to Capturing a Plum Blossom could fit neatly into any number of contemporary-sounding... (read more)

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