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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
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StDuBDS
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b. 1763
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Shen, Fu
Dewey number
951'.033'092
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated into English
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Pratt, Leonard
  • Jiang, Suhui
Series statement
Penguin classics
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  • Shen, Fu
  • Art dealers
  • Civil service
  • China
  • China
  • History
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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