Search Type
  • All
  • Subject
  • Title
  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Series Title
Search Title

Download

The Invention of Li Yu - a book by Hanan, Patrick

The Invention of Li Yu

The Invention of Li Yu( )
Author: Hanan, Patrick
ISBN:978-0-674-33226-3
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Harvard University Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $65.00
Book Description:

Li Yu, 1610-1680, was a brilliant comic writer and entertainer, a thoroughgoing professional whose life was in his work-plays, stories, a novel, criticism, essays, and poems. Hanan places him in the society of his day, where even his precarious livelihood, his constant search for patronage, did not dampen his versatility, his irreverent wit, or his jocund spirit. Li was an exceptional figure in Chinese culture for two reasons: his disregard of the authority of tradition, and his...
More Description

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / Asian / Chinese
Book Weight:1.375 Pounds

Book Seller

Condition

Price

Shipping

Total

Loading Stock Details...


NEW!
Bowker Bookwire™ App

Bookwire is a mobile app for your iPhone that gives you the ability to scan a barcode or enter ISBN, access book records and add titles to wish lists. Android app on Google Play

Featured Books

Ada Twist, Scientist
Beaty, Andrea
Hardback: $17.95
Stalking Jack the Ripper
Maniscalco, Kerri
Hardback: $18.99
The Burning Edge
Mofina, Rick
Electronic book text:

Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.






I do not wish to rate this title.