It is a Classic Novel in Four Volumes""The empire, long divided, must unite; long united, must divide.Thus is has ever been."" With this characterization of the inevitable cycle of Chinese history, the monumental tale Three Kingdoms begins. As important for
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Luo Guanzhong (1330?-1400?) was a novelist and dramatist who played and important role in the development of Chinese popular fiction.
Moss Roberts is Professor of Chinese at New York University.
He has published an abridged translation of Three Kingdoms (Pantheon 1976) and is the translator of Chinese Fairy Tales and Fantasies (Pantheon 1979).
"...all other historical novels suffer by comparison to Three Kingdoms, the great epic of the Chinese literary tradition." -- National Post (Canadian daily)
"A martial epic with an astonishing fidelity to history, which has been translated now into lively English by Moss Roberts. . . . -- Patrick Hanan, New York Times Book Review
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Book Description Foreign Languages Press. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Language:English.Author:BEN SHE,YI MING.Binding:HardCover.Publisher:Foreign Languages Press. Bookseller Inventory # 0702087
Book Description foreign language Press, 2011. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P117119016660