The thieving cook. The hypocritical monk. The medical charlatan. The tyrannical official. The miserly host and his gluttonous guest. These are just some of the characters to be found and savoured in this selection of classical Chinese humour. This classic is flavored with pure wit that has a universal appeal regardless of place and time.
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Book Description China Literature Press, 1991. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M7507100669
Book Description Chinese Literature Press. Soft cover. Book Condition: New. Language:English.Author:BEN SHE.YI MING.Binding:Soft cover.Publisher:Chinese Literature Press. Bookseller Inventory # A40329