|Statement||by Lai Ming ; with a preface by Lin Yutang.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||439|
A History of Chinese Literature book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This is a reproduction of a book published before Th /5. The fourth division of the Book of History deals with the decadence of the Hsia rulers and their final displacement in B.C. by T’ang the Completer, founder of the Shang dynasty. By B.C. , the Shang sovereigns had similarly lapsed from the kingly qualities of their founder to even a lower level of degradation and vice. Chinese literature, the body of works written in Chinese, including lyric poetry, historical and didactic writing, drama, and various forms of fiction.. Chinese literature is one of the major literary heritages of the world, with an uninterrupted history of more than 3, years, dating back at least to the 14th century medium, the Chinese language, has retained its unmistakable. The history of Ancient Chinese Literature spans thousands of years. It includes collections of poetry, historical works, religious writings, and novels. Spring and Autumn Annals - This is a historical book covering the history of the State of Lu. It is the state where Confucius was born.
The Compendium of Materia Medica, a classic book of medicine written by Li Shizhen. The Siku Quanshu, the largest compilation of literature in Chinese history. The New Songs from the Jade Terrace, a poetry collection from the Six Dynasties period. The Quan Tangshi, or Collected Tang Poems, compiled during the Qing dynasty, published AD To this day, A History of Modern Chinese Fiction is still a must-read for students interested in modern Chinese literature. C. T. Hsia's book is by now an acknowledged classic. It truly opened up a new field and prepared the way for generations of . OCLC Number: Description: pages: Contents: The poetry and folk songs of the Yin and Chou dynasties and the Spring-Autumn Period. The early recorded songs ; The life of Confucius ; The Book of poetry --The prose of the Spring-Autumn and the Warring States evolution of prose ; Chuangtse, the man ; Chuangtse, the book --The poetry of the . Collectively called The Four Books and The Five Classics, they cover such a wide range of subjects as literature, history, philosophy, politics, economics, education, moral ethics, geology, arts, science and technology, etc. and are the most important textbooks for the Confucian scholars to disseminate the educational thoughts of the Confucian.
Ancient China Simplified – Written in the early s, this book covers the history of China – from its very beginnings to provinces, literature, the Chinese calendar, rulers, and more.: This Is China: The First 5, Years – This book is great for teachers, students, and anyone interested in a basic overview of Chinese history. If you’re planning a trip to China and want to read a. It is not mentioned by Tso of the famous commentary, nor by the editors of the Confucian Analects, nor by Tsêng Ts'an, 58 CHINESE LITERATURE nor by Mencius. Chuang Tzu, who devoted all his energies to the exposition and enforcement of the teach- ing of Lao Tzu, never once drops even a hint that his Master had written a book. toward the cost of publishing this book. Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data The Columbia history of Chinese literature / Victor H. Mair, editor. p. cm. Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN (alk. paper) 1. Chinese literature—History and criticism. I. Mair, Victor H., – PLC65 File Size: KB. Facts about Chinese Literature 9: military science. The Chinese literature also explained the military of science. In 6th century BC, Sun Tzu created the Art of War. Facts about Chinese Literature Kangxi Dictionary. One of the important books in Chinese literature is Kangxi Dictionary. There w characters definition in the dictionary.