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The Resource Wen xuan, or, Selections of refined literature, Volume two, Rhapsodies on sacrifices, hunting, travel, sightseeing, palaces and halls, rivers and seas, Xiao Tong (501-531) ; translated, with annotations by David R. Knechtges

Wen xuan, or, Selections of refined literature, Volume two, Rhapsodies on sacrifices, hunting, travel, sightseeing, palaces and halls, rivers and seas, Xiao Tong (501-531) ; translated, with annotations by David R. Knechtges

Label
Wen xuan, or, Selections of refined literature, Volume two, Rhapsodies on sacrifices, hunting, travel, sightseeing, palaces and halls, rivers and seas
Title
Wen xuan, or, Selections of refined literature
Title number
Volume two
Title part
Rhapsodies on sacrifices, hunting, travel, sightseeing, palaces and halls, rivers and seas
Statement of responsibility
Xiao Tong (501-531) ; translated, with annotations by David R. Knechtges
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
Summary
The Wen xuan, compiled by Xiao Tong (501-531), is the oldest surviving anthology of Chinese literary genres. It was one of the primary sources of literary knowledge for educated Chinese in the premodern period, and it is still the essential handbook for specialists in pre-Tang literature. Originally published in 1987. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these importa
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tong, Xiao
Dewey number
895.109/001
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
PL2490
LC item number
.T66 1987eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Knechtges, David R.
Series statement
Princeton library of Asian translations
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chinese literature
  • Chinese literature
Label
Wen xuan, or, Selections of refined literature, Volume two, Rhapsodies on sacrifices, hunting, travel, sightseeing, palaces and halls, rivers and seas, Xiao Tong (501-531) ; translated, with annotations by David R. Knechtges
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Wen Xuan; Hunting; Recounting Travel; Palaces and Halls; Biographical Sketches
Control code
889251687
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (416 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780691600932
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt738k4b
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)889251687
Label
Wen xuan, or, Selections of refined literature, Volume two, Rhapsodies on sacrifices, hunting, travel, sightseeing, palaces and halls, rivers and seas, Xiao Tong (501-531) ; translated, with annotations by David R. Knechtges
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Wen Xuan; Hunting; Recounting Travel; Palaces and Halls; Biographical Sketches
Control code
889251687
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (416 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780691600932
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt738k4b
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)889251687

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