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Early Chinese Literature

Watson, Burton

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ISBN 10: 0231025793 / ISBN 13: 9780231025799
Published by Columbia University Press, 1971
Condition: Near Fine Hardcover
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304 pages. Tight, clean and crisp. A faint hint of shelf wear to price clipped dustjacket, otherwise an excellent copy. No inscriptions. No remainder mark. Not ex-library. Protected in a new Mylar cover.; 8vo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4. Bookseller Inventory # 05935

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Title: Early Chinese Literature

Publisher: Columbia University Press

Publication Date: 1971

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

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Watson's account of Chinese writing from the time of the Chou dynasty (1100--249 B.C.) to the Latter Han (25-220) is accompanied by a chronology, biographical information, and a selected list of translations.

About the Author:

Burton Watson is one of the world's best-known translators from the Chinese and Japanese. His translations include The Lotus Sutra, The Vimalakirti Sutra, Ryokan: Zen Monk-Poet of Japan, Saigyo: Poems of a Mountain Home, and The Columbia Book of Chinese Poetry: From Early Times to the Thirteenth Century, all published by Columbia.

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