|The Romance of the Western Chamber. [Xixiang ji 西廂記. English]|
|The Romance of the Western Chamber / Translated by S.I. Hsiung.|
Half title: Xixiang ji, Xiong Shiyi yi 西廂記, 熊式一譯.
A reprint of the 1936 ed., with a new introduction by C.T. Hsia.
Reissued for the Columbia College program of translations from the oriental classics.
Appendix (p. 271-):--The story of Ts'ui Ying-ying (Cui Yingying), by Yuan Chen (779-831 A.D.)
Also known as: Yingying zhuan 鶯鶯傳.
OCLC record notes: Generally ascribed to Wang. Earlier it was believed that Wang wrote the first four parts and Guan Hanqing wrote the Continuation. The theme is based on the short story by Yuan Zhen (Huizhen ji 會真記), a poet of the eighth century. Cf. p. xxii and xxxviii.
|Subject(s)||Chinese drama--Yuan dynasty, 1260-1368|
|Series||UNESCO collection of representative works: Chinese series|
|Collection||Ricci Institute Library [M5]||Rec. #||13531|