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West Chamber

£27.99

Product description

Also known as Romance of the West Chamber, or The Story of the Western Wing, one of the most popular dramatic works of imperial China.
This is the story of a secret love affair between Zhang Sheng, a young scholar, and Cui Yingying, the daughter of a chief minister of the Tang court. Due to its unambiguous depictions of adultery, this play was considered by some as licentious.
The book includes an introduction by the translator, containing a brief history of drama in China, and a survey of Chinese dramatic conventions.

Item details

Author(s):
Wang Shuhui
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1991
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
40
Publisher:
China Press
Title:
West Chamber

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About this item

Also known as Romance of the West Chamber, or The Story of the Western Wing, one of the most popular dramatic works of imperial China.
This is the story of a secret love affair between Zhang Sheng, a young scholar, and Cui Yingying, the daughter of a chief minister of the Tang court. Due to its unambiguous depictions of adultery, this play was considered by some as licentious.
The book includes an introduction by the translator, containing a brief history of drama in China, and a survey of Chinese dramatic conventions.

Author(s):
Wang Shuhui
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1991
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
40
Publisher:
China Press
Title:
West Chamber

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