The book, taking the era as the longitude, the author as the latitude, carefully selects the beautiful articles from the Western Zhou Dynasty to the Ming Dynasty, not only taking account of the various periods and authors but also covering colorful content. Although there are only more than one hundred beautiful essays over dynasties, they contains the concise development process of classical Chinese prose, the heritage and the essence of Chinese civilization and traditional culture, living conditions and state of mind of the ancient intellectuals, the methods and skills of writing and other aspects. In the book, you will read the battle of wits among diplomats, the glibness of political strategists, records about emperors seeking policies to the sages, the articles the courtiers offered suggestions, cozy banquets, the smoke of the battlefield and extravagance and magnificence of the palace as well as land of idyllic beauty where intellectuals sought refuge. It covers the essence of Chinese classical prose and traditional culture.
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Book Description paperback. Book Condition: New. Paperback. Language: Chinese. In Publisher: Phoenix Press. Bookseller Inventory # NB2816