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Chinese Variety Art (Chinese: 雜技藝術) is the name giving to the collection of performances that include a wide range of acrobatic, balancing acts and other spectacles performed by a troupe fashioned in traditional Chinese-style attire. The art originated in China and is still performed today. Contents： Introduction Ⅰ. The Budding of Acrobatics：Acrobatics in the Pre-Qin Dynasty 1. Wrestling and Lifting 2. Circus Acts and Animal Plays 3. Juggling Balls and Swords 4. Somersault 5. Other Varieties of Acrobatics Ⅱ. The Emergence and Development of Variety Shows：Acrobatics in the Qin and Han Dynastiest 1. Further Development of Strength Acrobatics 2. VanousPhysique Techniques 3. Thrilling Aerial Acrobatics 4. Diversified Juggling Acrobatics 5. Fleeting Glory of Circus Acts and Animal Plays 6. AccomplishmentofOtherVarietiesofAcrobatics Ⅲ. The All-Inclusive Variety Shows：Acrobatics in the Three Kingdoms Period,Two Jins and Southern & Northern Dynasties 1. Development of Circus Acts and Animal Plays 2. Magic Tricks Brimming with Unique Flavors from the Westem Regions Ⅳ. Witness the Thriving Imperial Acrobatics：Acrobatics in the Sui and Tang Dynasties 1. Great Stndes Made in Physique Techniques 2. Myriads of Aerial Acmbatics 3. Magic Art Blending Tradition and Innovation in the Sui and Tang Dynasties 4. Thriving Circus Actsand Animal Plays 5. Mynads of Animal MasqueBde Plays 6. Juggling Art Ⅴ. Thriving Urban Acrobatics：Acrobatics in the Song Dynasty 1. Flourishing Juggling Skills 2. Captivating Magic Tricks in the Song Dynasty 3. Cimus Acts and Animal Plays A Rained a New Height 4. Eclectic Physique Techniques 5. Thriving Strength Acrobatics Ⅵ. Rise and Decline of Acrobatics：Acrobatics in the Ming and Qing Dynasties 1. Myriads of Physique Techniques 2. Strength Acrobatics in the True Sense 3. Acrobatics Introduced from the Western Countries In Closing Appendix
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Book Description Soft cover. Condition: New. Language:Chinese,English.Author:BEN SHE,YI MING.Binding:Soft Cover. Seller Inventory # 0703937
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Book Description Encyclopedia of China Publishing House, 2008. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M7500079176