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Author Zhongshu, Qian.
Title Patchwork : Seven Essays on Art and Literature.
Imprint Leiden : BRILL, 2014.

Author Zhongshu, Qian.
Series East Asian Comparative Literature and Culture
East Asian comparative literature and culture.
Subject Art -- Philosophy.
Chinese essays -- Translations into English.
Literature -- Philosophy.
Qian, Zhongshu, 1910- -- Translations into English.
Description 1 online resource (296 pages).
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Note In English and Chinese.
Contents Machine generated contents note: 1. Chinese Poetry and Chinese Painting -- 2. On Reading Laokoon -- 3. Synaesthesia -- 4. Lin Shu's Translations -- 5. Poetry as a Vehicle of Grief -- 6. Longfellow's "A Psalm of Life" -- the First English Poem Translated into Chinese -- and Several Other Related Matters -- 7. Historical Anecdote, a Religious Parable, and a Novel -- Appendix -- Preface, Four Old Essays (Jiuwen sipian) -- Preface, This Also Collection (Yeshi ji).
Summary In Patchwork: Seven Essays on Art and Literature, translated by Duncan M. Campbell, the notable Chinese literary scholar Qian Zhongshu (1910-1998) discusses aspects of the artistic and literary traditions of China, and the usages and history of translation.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9789004270213 (electronic bk.)
9004270213 (electronic bk.)
9004270205 (Cloth)
9789004270206 (Cloth)
9781306464437 (MyiLibrary)
1306464439 (MyiLibrary)
OCLC # 871225491
Additional Format Print version: Zhongshu, Qian. Patchwork : Seven Essays on Art and Literature. Leiden : BRILL, ©2014 9789004270206

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