Tao Yuanming and Manuscript Culture: The Record of a Dusty Table
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Paperback. 328 pages. Dimensions: 8.9in. x 5.9in. x 1.0in.As medieval Chinese manuscripts were copied and recopied through the centuries, both mistakes and deliberate editorial changes were introduced. Xiaofei Tian shows how readers not only experienced authors but produced them by shaping texts to their interpretation, focusing on the evolution over the centuries of the reclusive poet Tao Yuanming into a figure of epic stature. Xiaofei Tian is professor of Chinese literature at Harvard University. An original and evocative study. -The Journal of Asian StudiesA powerful revisionist reading of Tao Yuanming It will become required reading for students of medieval Chinese literature, and has much to offer readers with more general interests in cultural history and literary studies. - Harvard Journal of Asiatic Studies This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Bookseller Inventory # 9780295991344
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