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Chinese Lyrics


  • Date Published: July 2014
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781107418615

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  • Originally published in 1937, this book contains a selection of Chinese lyric poetry translated into English by Ch'u Ta-Kao. The selections are largely taken from the medieval period. A preface by the renowned British anthologist, writer and literary critic Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch (1863–1944) is also included. This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in poetry and Chinese literature.

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    Product details

    • Date Published: July 2014
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781107418615
    • length: 74 pages
    • dimensions: 203 x 127 x 45 mm
    • weight: 0.09kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Wei Chuang (AD 850?–910)
    Niu Hsi-Chi (c.925)
    Fêng Yen-Chi (d.960)
    Prince Li Yü (936–78)
    Fan Chung-Yen (989–1052)
    Sung Ch'i (998–1061)
    Liu Yung (c.990–1050)
    Ou-Yang Hsiu (1007–72)
    Wang An-Shih (1021–86)
    Su Shih (1036–1101
    Yeh Ch'ing-Ch'ên (c.1030)
    Ch'in Kuan (1049–1100)
    Li Ch'ing-Chao
    Chu Tun-Ju (1080–1175)
    Li Chih-Yi (c.1100)
    Hsiang Kao (c.1100)
    Lü-Ch'iu Tz'Ŭ-Kao
    Hsin Ch'I-Chi (1140–1207)
    Liu K'Ê-Chuang (1187–1269)
    Kuan Chien
    Kuan Tao-Shêng (c.1250)
    Liu Yin (1249–93)
    Bhikshu Chêng Yen (c.1700).

  • Editor and Translator

    Ch'u Ta-Kao

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