|Shadows in a Chinese landscape : the notes of a Confucian scholar. [Yuewei caotang biji 閱微草堂筆記. English]|
|Author||Ji Yun 紀昀, 1724-1805|
Keenan, David L.
|Pub. Location||Armonk, NY||Publisher||M.E. Sharpe|
|Date||1999||Phys. Desc.||xix, 165 p. ; 24 cm.|
|Location||Director's Office||Call Number||PL2705.I17 Y8313 1999|
|Shadows in a Chinese landscape : the notes of a Confucian scholar / Chi Yun ; edited and translated by David L. Keenan.|
Tales and anecdotes about members of Ji Yun's household, his colleagues, and his various neighbors. Note the vignette entitled "The Machine Gun" and reference to Ferdinand Verbiest, p. 35.
Translation of: Yuewei caotang biji 閱微草堂筆記.
"An East gate book"
Includes bibliographical references (p. 163-165).