Pearl from the dragon"s mouth evocation of scene and feeling in Chinese poetry by Cecile Chu-chin Sun

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Published by Center for Chinese Studies, University of Michigan in Ann Arbor .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Chinese poetry -- History and criticism.,
  • Nature in literature.,
  • Emotions in literature.

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Book details

StatementCecile Chu-chin Sun.
SeriesMichigan monographs in Chinese studies,, v. 67, Michigan monographs in Chinese studies ;, no. 67.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPL2308.5.N3 S86 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 248 p. ;
Number of Pages248
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1437402M
ISBN 10089264110X, 0892641118
LC Control Number93050078

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