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By Yuan Xingpei

Different from prior researches weighted towards historic description and person author and paintings, this e-book establishes a basic analytical method and a multi-angled technique to check chinese language literature.


In old China, there has been no yes notion of natural literature. contemplating either glossy rules of literature and the corresponding conventional thought, this booklet widely discusses Shi and Fu poetry, Ci poems and Qu verses, novels and essays. The 4 chapters take care of the origins, evolutions, constructions and forms of a few of the genres respectively, examining a few consultant works. it is worthy declaring that the booklet is written from a person point of view. in line with his personal appreciation as a reader, the writer expresses the intensity of his a number of similar impressions on chinese language literature. additionally, it conveys many clean issues of perspectives, with a purpose to improve and encourage similar researches.


This booklet will entice students and scholars of chinese language literature and comparative literature. those who find themselves attracted to chinese language literature and chinese language tradition also will make the most of this book.

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