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3 edition of Contemporary Chinese novels and short stories, 1949-1974 found in the catalog.

Contemporary Chinese novels and short stories, 1949-1974

an annotated bibliography

by Meishi Tsai

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Council on East Asian Studies, Harvard University : distributed by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chinese fiction -- 20th century -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes indexes.

    Statementby Meishi Tsai, with the assistance of I-mei Tsai.
    SeriesHarvard East Asian monographs ;, 78
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ3108.L5 T78 1979, PL2415 T78 1979
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 408 p. ;
    Number of Pages408
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4727746M
    ISBN 100674166817
    LC Control Number78015643

    The novel is actually the fourth book in the Chinese author's five film on du Maurier's short story. The French Connection in and was then published as a short novel. The book won. Brings together some of the best and most historically significant works of short fiction written in China in this century -including such important figures in the development of Chinese modernism as Lu Hsün, Mao Tun, Ting Ling, and Shen Ts' ung-wen. The companion volume to the highly acclaimed (Columbia, ), this new volume presents modernist short fiction from the thirty-year period.

      This week author Ian McEwan expressed his love of short novels, saying “very few [long] novels earn their length.”Certainly it seems like a novel has to be a minimum of pages to win a major literary award these days, and many genre novels have ballooned to absurd sizes.. I love a good tome, but like McEwan many of my favorite novels are sharpened little gems. The Dream of the Red Chamber is one of the “Four Great Classical Novels of Chinese Literature.” It is renowned for its huge scope, large cast of characters and telling observations on the life and social structures of 18th century China and is considered by many to be the pinnacle of the classical Chinese novel.

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