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The Southern Garden Poetry Society - a book by Honey, David B.

The Southern Garden Poetry Society

Literary Culture and Social Memory in Guangdong

The Southern Garden Poetry Society( )
Author: Honey, David B.
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:Chinese University Press, The
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $45.00
Book Description:

What has traditionally been the main matter explored by Cantonese literati? Oceanic elements and riparian scenes contrasted with rock formations; a love for the exotic, especially local plants, products, and lore; Daoist transcendentalism; and a fierce pride in being culturally authentic Chinese.

The Southern Garden Poetry Society in Guangzhou was the only major literary club in Chinese history to be periodically reconvened over the Ming, Qing, and Republican eras. Beginning...
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Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / Asian / Chinese
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 Inches
Book Weight:1 Pounds

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