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From a Cottager's Sketchbook II: Chinese-English Bilingual Edition (Bilingual Series on Modern Chinese Literature) (English and Mandarin Chinese Edition) (v. 2) [Paperback]

By Liang Shih-chiu (Author)
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Liang Shih-chiu (1903--1987), a literary critic and theorist of many talents, was the first person to translate the complete works of Shakespeare into Chinese. Literary historians remember him chiefly for his conservative leanings and his infamous "war of words" with Lu Xun, the acknowledged leader of leftist writers in the 1930s. The essays in this collection consider a variety of topics, tempering social satire of postwar China with light humor, while highlighting Liang's versatile literary style. At a time when the common cry was "to write as one would speak," and a battle line was drawn between vernacular and classical linguistics, Liang skillfully blended the two.





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Studio: The Chinese University Press
Pages   428
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 8.3" Width: 5.5" Height: 1"
Weight:   1.2 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Apr 30, 2006
Publisher   The Chinese University Press
ISBN  9629962195  
ISBN13  9789629962197  


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