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The vision of China in the English literature of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries
AuthorHsia, Adrian 夏瑞春
Pub. LocationHong Kong 香港PublisherChinese University Press
Date1998Phys. Desc.xi, 404 pages ; 23 cm.
LocationHallway CasesCall NumberPR129.C6 V57 1998
The vision of China in the English literature of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries / edited by Adrian Hsia.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 401-404).

Historical background : the continental connection / Adrian Hsia -- China in the English literature of the seventeenth century / Qian Zhongshu -- The beginnings of the influence of Chinese culture in England / Fan Cunzhong -- John Webb : a forgotten page in the early history of Sinology in Europe / Chen Shouyi -- China in the English literature of the eighteenth century / Qian Zhongshu -- Daniel Defoe, China's severe critic / Chen Shouyi -- Chinese fables and anti-Walpole journalism / Fan Cunzhong -- Dr. Johnson and Chinese culture / Fan Cunzhong -- Oliver Goldsmith and his Chinese Letters / Chen Shouyi -- Thomas Percy and his Chinese studies / Sir William Jones's Chinese studies / Fan Cunzhong -- The Chinese garden in eighteenth century England / Chen Shouyi -- The Chinese Orphan : a Yuan play : its influence on European drama of the eighteenth century / Chen Shouyi -- The Orphan of the House Zhao in French, English, German, and Hong Kong literature / Adrian Hsia.

Subject(s)China--In literature
English literature--History and criticism
English literature--17th-18th centuries--History and criticism
China in European literature--17th-18th centuries--History and criticism
China--Civilization--16th-18th centuries--European views
SeriesAcademic monographs on Chinese literature
Rec. TypeBookLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute LibraryRec. #18965
ISBN9622016081 ; 9789622016088LCCN99214556OCLC41664026