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Shadows in a Chinese landscape : the notes of a Confucian scholar. [Yuewei caotang biji 閱微草堂筆記. English]
AuthorJi Yun 紀昀, 1724-1805
Keenan, David L.
Pub. LocationArmonk, NYPublisherM.E. Sharpe
Date1999Phys. Desc.xix, 165 p. ; 24 cm.
LocationDirector's OfficeCall NumberPL2705.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).
Subject(s)Ghost stories, Chinese--Qing dynasty, 1644-1911
Chinese fiction--Qing dynasty, 1644-1911--Translations into English
Tales--China
SeriesNew studies in Asian culture
Rec. TypeBookLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute LibraryRec. #13001
ISBN0765601745LCCN97-33520OCLC37442922