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A Dream of Glory (Fanhua Meng): A Chuanqi Play by Wang Yun

A Dream of Glory (Fanhua Meng): A Chuanqi Play by Wang Yun (Hardback)

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Wang Yun (1749-1819) was a famous playwright in imperial China. Her play "A Dream of Glory" is a significant full length chaunqi written by a woman about a woman's dream and desire. This volume provides a complete English translation with detailed annotations, extensive introduction of traditional Chinese women's drama, as well as a foreword by Owen Aldridge.

Essays & WritingLiterary CriticismLiterary studies: generalLiterary studies: c 1500 to c 1800Essays & WritingLiterary CriticismLiterary studies: plays & playwrightsFiction & PoetryFiction in translationFiction & PoetryModern & contemporary fiction post c 1945Fiction & PoetryShort storiesFilm, TV & DramaTheatrePlays, playscripts Publisher: The Chinese University Press Publication Date: 15/09/2008 ISBN-13: 9789629963095  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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Qingyun Wu is Professor of Chinese at the California State University, Los Angeles, U.S.A.

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