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The Resource Six records of a floating life, Shen Fu ; translated with an introduction and notes by Leonard Pratt and Chiang Su-Hui

Six records of a floating life, Shen Fu ; translated with an introduction and notes by Leonard Pratt and Chiang Su-Hui

Label
Six records of a floating life
Title
Six records of a floating life
Statement of responsibility
Shen Fu ; translated with an introduction and notes by Leonard Pratt and Chiang Su-Hui
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • und
  • eng
Summary
Although educated as a scholar, Shen Fu made his living in 18th century China as a civil servant and art dealer. This is his story - part autobiography, part love story and part social critique - revealing glimpses of life in China at the time of the Ch'ing dynasty
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
951'.033'092
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated into English
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Penguin classics
Label
Six records of a floating life, Shen Fu ; translated with an introduction and notes by Leonard Pratt and Chiang Su-Hui
Instantiates
Publication
Note
This ed. originally published: 1983
Control code
9780140444292
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
176 p.
Isbn
9780140444292
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Six records of a floating life, Shen Fu ; translated with an introduction and notes by Leonard Pratt and Chiang Su-Hui
Publication
Note
This ed. originally published: 1983
Control code
9780140444292
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
176 p.
Isbn
9780140444292
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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