Cover of: Eight Chinese plays from the thirteenth century to the present | translated with an introd. by William Dolby.

Eight Chinese plays from the thirteenth century to the present

Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

The battling doctors: excerpt from Cai Shun shares the mulberries (Cai Shun fen-shen): yuanben play attributed to Lin Tangqing.
Grandee's son takes the wrong career (Huan-men zi-do cuo li-shen).
Shi, J. Qiu Hu tries to seduce his own wife (Qiu Hu xi-qi).
Liang, C. Secret liason with Chancellor Bo Pi: act VII from Washing silk (Wan-sha ji).
Wang, J. Wolf of Mount Zhong (Zhong-shan lang).
Buying rouge (Mai yan-zhi).
Hegemon King says farewell to his queen (Ba-wang bie-ji): Peking opera version by Mei Lanfang.
Identifying footprints in the snow (Ping-xue bian-zong).

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.


Dewey Decimal Class 895.1/2/008
Library of Congress PL2658.E5 E37 1978

The Physical Object

Pagination 164 p. ;
Number of pages 164

ID Numbers

Open Library OL4547478M
Internet Archive eightchineseplay00omch
ISBN 10 0231044887
LC Control Number 77015601
Library Thing 2033705
Goodreads 2419090

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