This book is a piece of heterogeneous work about art life and aesthetic phenomenon written in Qing Dynasty. The eight volumes, namely, Music and Lyrics, Practice, Sound and Appearance, Living Room, Item for Appreciation, Food, Planting, and Health Preservation, describes various aesthetic phenomena in art and life aspects such as opera, dancing and singing, garden, architecture, flower, item for appreciation, etc. in a rather large scale. The part about opera aesthetics in this book has been highly valued by people; therefore, it is an important book in the Chinese opera aesthetic history. The reading guide of the book, Han Baode reads this book from another perspective, that is, the spiritual and aesthetical perspective of the scholars in the end of Ming Dynasty and the beginning of Qing Dynasty to see how they were playing around the world to find the fun from life and how they had happy and joyful life.
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Book Description paperback. Book Condition: New. Paperback. Pages Number: 119 Language: Chinese. Publisher: Dolphin Press. Occasional Enjoyment is heterogeneous writings of the Chinese Qing Dynasty one on the contents of the artistic life and aesthetic phenomenon. Began in the Kangxi 10 years (1671). Occasional Enjoyment. a book including lyrics Ministry of exercise Ministry. the sound of the Ministry of tolerance . bedroom department . play with the Ministry of drinking dishes Ministry. planting Ministry. Home for the Elderly Ministry eigh. Bookseller Inventory # NB2086