The Peony Pavilion

Author: Xianzu Tang
Editor: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 9780253340979
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This is a complete English translation of a great love story by Tang Xianzu, perhaps the finest of the Ming dramatists. Cyril Birch and Catherine Swatek reflect upon contemporary performances of the play in light of its history.
The Peony Pavilion
Language: en
Pages: 343
Authors: Xianzu Tang
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

This is a complete English translation of a great love story by Tang Xianzu, perhaps the finest of the Ming dramatists. Cyril Birch and Catherine Swatek reflect upon contemporary performances of the play in light of its history.
Peony University
Language: en
Pages: 294
Authors: Jenna Cross
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-12-04 - Publisher:

Chelsea Burdrow stepped into Peony University knowing that it was going to open up an entirely new world...but she didn't realize how dangerous that world would be. She expected late-night study sessions, cramming for tests, and maybe a few magical oddities along the way. Instead, every turn seemed to be
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Language: en
Pages: 179
Authors: Li Song
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-02-28 - Publisher: Paths International Ltd

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Language: en
Pages:
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Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Springer Nature

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Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Baogang He
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-11-01 - Publisher: Routledge

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