The Story Of The Stone

Author: Barry Hughart
Editor: Spectra
ISBN: 0307800970
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Set in a mythical, medieval China where folklore and history are indistinguishable, a dead monk, an ancientand now missingmanuscript, and a ghostly murderer entice the venerable Master Li and his faithful companion Number Ten Ox into the Valley of Sorrows for a deadly and uproarious confrontation with the long-dead Laughing Prince.
The Story of the Stone
Language: en
Pages: 236
Authors: Barry Hughart
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-08-17 - Publisher: Spectra

Set in a mythical, medieval China where folklore and history are indistinguishable, a dead monk, an ancientand now missingmanuscript, and a ghostly murderer entice the venerable Master Li and his faithful companion Number Ten Ox into the Valley of Sorrows for a deadly and uproarious confrontation with the long-dead Laughing
The Story of Stone
Language: en
Pages: 347
Authors: Jing Wang, Wang Jing
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: Duke University Press

A monumental reconstruction of ancient Chinese stone lore
The Story of the Stone: The Debt of Tears
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Cao Xueqin
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-08-30 - Publisher: Penguin UK

The Story of the Stone (c. 1760), also known by the title of The Dream of the Red Chamber, is the great novel of manners in Chinese literature. Divided into five volumes, of which The Debt of Tears is the fourth, it charts the glory and decline of the illustrious
The Story of the Stone: The Warning Voice (Volume III)
Language: en
Pages: 640
Authors: Cao Xueqin
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-08-30 - Publisher: Penguin UK

The Story of the Stone (c. 1760), also known by the title of The Dream of the Red Chamber, is the great novel of manners in Chinese literature. Divided into five volumes, of which The Warning Voice is the third, it charts the glory and decline of the illustrious Jia
The Story of the Stone: The Golden Days (Volume I)
Language: en
Pages: 544
Authors: Cao Xueqin
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-08-30 - Publisher: Penguin UK

The Story of the Stone (c.1760) is one of the greatest novels of Chinese literature. The first part of the story, The Golden Days, begins the tale of Bao-yu, a gentle young boy who prefers girls to Confucian studies, and his two cousins: Bao-chai, his parents' choice of a wife