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China: Selected Readings Volume I & II

£50.00

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These two books, which will appeal to anyone with an interest in all aspects of the country of China, are rare English translations with the only other copies we have been able to find on the internet in Chinese, with prices starting for them separately at over £35, so by offering together we are providing at least a £20 saving. Volume I contains On Young China by Liang Qichao; Spiritual Liberty and the Constitution by Li Dazhao; A Preliminary Discussion about Literature Reform by Hu Shi; On the Destruction of Idols by Chen Duxiu; Foreword to "Peking University Monthly" by Cai Yuanper; Panorama from Fudetate Yama by Guo Moruo; The True Story of Ah Q by Lun Xun; Will by Sun Yat-sen; The Great Wall by Lu Xun; The Sight of my Father's Back by Zhu Ziqing; The Black Awning Boat by Zhou Zuoren; Discovery by Wen Yiduo; Epitaph Inscribed on the Monument to Master Wang Guantang in Tsinghua University by Chen Yinke; Have the Chinese People Really Lost Their Self Confidence? by Lu Xun; March of the Volunteers by Tian Han; The Art of Living by Lin Yutang; I Love This Land by Ai Qing; Yellow River Cantata by Guang Weiran; Rural Essence by Fei Xiaotong; My Motherland by Qiao Yu; Lyric for the Altar of the Earth and the Harvest by Qin Mu; The Literary Flavor in Peking Opera by Qian Mu; Tree Leaves by Su Shuyang; I'm Nothing but a Zero by Su Shuvang; This is Bejing at Eight Minutes Past Four by Shi Zhi; Overlook the Mainland of China by Yu Youren; Nostalgia by Yu Guangzhong; Answers by Bei Dao; One Generation of People by Gu Cheng; Ten Years, One Dream by Ba Jin; Wei Xiaobao, the Little Guy by Jin Yong; Ah Xiangxue (Fragrant Snow) by Tie Ning; A Letter to Chiang Chingkuo by Liao Chengzhi; Memories of Beijing Town by Xiao Qian; Rhythmic Prose of Shanghai by Mu Xin; I Have Nothing by Cui Jian; Love of Shata by Zhang Chengzhi; and Listening to Tibet by Zhai Dawa. Volume II contains Brilliant Early Chinese Civilisation by Li Xueqin; Modern Meaning of the Chinese Culture from the Value System by Yu Yingshi; Temporal & Regional Differences of Chinese Culture by Tan Qixiang; The Philosophy at the Basis of Traditional Chinese Society by Feng Youlan; Chinese Philosophy by Jin Yuelin; Spirit of Music and Spirit of Rites - Foundation of the Confucian System by Zhu Guangqian; 1800-Year-Long Taoism by Liu Cunren; Buddhism and China, who Conquers who? by Ge Zhaoguang; On the History of Sino-Foreign Cultural Exchanges by Zhou Yiliang; System of Chinese Studies by Gao Ming; Creation of a Chinese Artistic Realm of Ideas by Zong Baihua; Chinese Culture and Literature by Qian Mu; On the Chinese Language, a Symbolic System by Zhao Yuanren; and The Nature of Chinese Characters by Qiu Xiqui. These two books are in very good condition and appear unread. There is some very minor creasing to the top and bottom of the spines of the covers from how they have been stored and a couple of small black marks on the inside front page of Volume II.

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Rare English translation
Author(s):
Chief Editor Wang Yuanhua, Fu Jie and Chen Zishan
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
10 x 7.5 x 1in for each volume
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
Volume I: unknown. Volume II: 9787511001054
Number of pages:
782
Publisher:
Dolphin Books

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These two books, which will appeal to anyone with an interest in all aspects of the country of China, are rare English translations with the only other copies we have been able to find on the internet in Chinese, with prices starting for them separately at over £35, so by offering together we are providing at least a £20 saving. Volume I contains On Young China by Liang Qichao; Spiritual Liberty and the Constitution by Li Dazhao; A Preliminary Discussion about Literature Reform by Hu Shi; On the Destruction of Idols by Chen Duxiu; Foreword to "Peking University Monthly" by Cai Yuanper; Panorama from Fudetate Yama by Guo Moruo; The True Story of Ah Q by Lun Xun; Will by Sun Yat-sen; The Great Wall by Lu Xun; The Sight of my Father's Back by Zhu Ziqing; The Black Awning Boat by Zhou Zuoren; Discovery by Wen Yiduo; Epitaph Inscribed on the Monument to Master Wang Guantang in Tsinghua University by Chen Yinke; Have the Chinese People Really Lost Their Self Confidence? by Lu Xun; March of the Volunteers by Tian Han; The Art of Living by Lin Yutang; I Love This Land by Ai Qing; Yellow River Cantata by Guang Weiran; Rural Essence by Fei Xiaotong; My Motherland by Qiao Yu; Lyric for the Altar of the Earth and the Harvest by Qin Mu; The Literary Flavor in Peking Opera by Qian Mu; Tree Leaves by Su Shuyang; I'm Nothing but a Zero by Su Shuvang; This is Bejing at Eight Minutes Past Four by Shi Zhi; Overlook the Mainland of China by Yu Youren; Nostalgia by Yu Guangzhong; Answers by Bei Dao; One Generation of People by Gu Cheng; Ten Years, One Dream by Ba Jin; Wei Xiaobao, the Little Guy by Jin Yong; Ah Xiangxue (Fragrant Snow) by Tie Ning; A Letter to Chiang Chingkuo by Liao Chengzhi; Memories of Beijing Town by Xiao Qian; Rhythmic Prose of Shanghai by Mu Xin; I Have Nothing by Cui Jian; Love of Shata by Zhang Chengzhi; and Listening to Tibet by Zhai Dawa. Volume II contains Brilliant Early Chinese Civilisation by Li Xueqin; Modern Meaning of the Chinese Culture from the Value System by Yu Yingshi; Temporal & Regional Differences of Chinese Culture by Tan Qixiang; The Philosophy at the Basis of Traditional Chinese Society by Feng Youlan; Chinese Philosophy by Jin Yuelin; Spirit of Music and Spirit of Rites - Foundation of the Confucian System by Zhu Guangqian; 1800-Year-Long Taoism by Liu Cunren; Buddhism and China, who Conquers who? by Ge Zhaoguang; On the History of Sino-Foreign Cultural Exchanges by Zhou Yiliang; System of Chinese Studies by Gao Ming; Creation of a Chinese Artistic Realm of Ideas by Zong Baihua; Chinese Culture and Literature by Qian Mu; On the Chinese Language, a Symbolic System by Zhao Yuanren; and The Nature of Chinese Characters by Qiu Xiqui. These two books are in very good condition and appear unread. There is some very minor creasing to the top and bottom of the spines of the covers from how they have been stored and a couple of small black marks on the inside front page of Volume II.

Added value:
Rare English translation
Author(s):
Chief Editor Wang Yuanhua, Fu Jie and Chen Zishan
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
10 x 7.5 x 1in for each volume
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
Volume I: unknown. Volume II: 9787511001054
Number of pages:
782
Publisher:
Dolphin Books

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