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The Resource The beauty and the book : women and fiction in nineteenth-century China, Ellen Widmer

The beauty and the book : women and fiction in nineteenth-century China, Ellen Widmer

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The beauty and the book : women and fiction in nineteenth-century China
Title
The beauty and the book
Title remainder
women and fiction in nineteenth-century China
Statement of responsibility
Ellen Widmer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Widmer, Ellen
Dewey number
895.1/348099287
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PL2278
LC item number
.W53 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Harvard East Asian monographs
Series volume
268
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chinese fiction
  • Chinese fiction
  • Women authors, Chinese
Label
The beauty and the book : women and fiction in nineteenth-century China, Ellen Widmer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [365]-385) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: From the seventeenth to the nineteenth century -- pt. I. Contiguities: Women, fiction, and print culture circa 1830. The women of Jinghua yuan ; Hou Zhi and "Women's Tanci" ; Fiction in three prominent women's lives ; Fiction as women's literature: the view circa 1830 -- pt. II. Continuities: Honglou meng ying in its nineteenth-century setting. Honglou meng ying in biographical and literary perspectives ; Honglou meng sequels and their female readers ; Women, publishing, and late Qing literary currents -- Afterword: Women and "The rise of the novel" in China -- Appendixes: A. Three generations of women ; B. Three poems in translation
Control code
62281714
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 407 pages
Isbn
9780674021464
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005031534
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780674021464
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The beauty and the book : women and fiction in nineteenth-century China, Ellen Widmer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [365]-385) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: From the seventeenth to the nineteenth century -- pt. I. Contiguities: Women, fiction, and print culture circa 1830. The women of Jinghua yuan ; Hou Zhi and "Women's Tanci" ; Fiction in three prominent women's lives ; Fiction as women's literature: the view circa 1830 -- pt. II. Continuities: Honglou meng ying in its nineteenth-century setting. Honglou meng ying in biographical and literary perspectives ; Honglou meng sequels and their female readers ; Women, publishing, and late Qing literary currents -- Afterword: Women and "The rise of the novel" in China -- Appendixes: A. Three generations of women ; B. Three poems in translation
Control code
62281714
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 407 pages
Isbn
9780674021464
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005031534
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780674021464
Other physical details
illustrations

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