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The Golden Lotus And Other Legends Of Japan

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asia - Japan,
  • Folklore & Mythology - Folklore,
  • History-Asia - Japan,
  • History,
  • Sociology,
  • History: World

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages148
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8540980M
    ISBN 101428624643
    ISBN 109781428624641
    OCLC/WorldCa558017456


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This book is filled in part with legends of the bouzu (priest) and hanashika (professional story-teller), and in part with descriptions of the life of the modern Japanese.

The legends are gracefully introduced by informal. Jin Ping Mei (Chinese: 金瓶梅; pinyin: Jīn Píng Méi)—translated into English as The Plum in the Golden Vase or The Golden Lotus—is a Chinese novel of manners composed in vernacular Chinese during the late Ming dynasty (–).

The author took the pseudonym Lanling Xiaoxiao Sheng (蘭陵笑笑生), "The Scoffing Scholar of Lanling," and his identity is otherwise unknown (the Country: China (Ming dynasty). The Golden Lotus book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

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Admired in its own time for its literary qualities and biting indictment of the immorality and4/5. Hardcover. Condition: Good. 1st Edition. Please feel free to request a detailed description. Short description: The Golden Book of Myths, Legends and Tales of Japan\Zolotaia kniga mifov, legend i skazok Iaponii, n/a We have thousands of titles and often several copies of each title may be available.

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The Golden Lotus by Clement Egerton, published inwas a heavily expurgated version, putting the dirty bits into Latin for the sake of the censors, and the. 4-volume boxed set. The Golden Lotus, which Pearl S Buck has called 'the greatest novel of physical love which China has produced' was first published in England in It is now published unexpurgated, giving for the first time a complete and full translation into English.

The character of the book is such that it must inevitably be studied by those interested in the cultural history of China.

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Slyly observing that the idea ``that a portion of Chinese history lies concealed in the bound feet of Chinese women [is. Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user : The Golden Lotus Seneferu, father of the Pharaoh Khufu who built the Great Pyramid of Giza, reigned long over a contented and peaceful Egypt.

He had no foreign wars and few troubles at home, and with so little business of state he often found time hanging heavy on his hands. Golden Lotus is based, in part, on Jin Ping Mei, a famous erotic novel of ancient China.

Li Han-Hsiang adapted part of the story into this film, which starts with Hsi Men Ching, a successful merchant, wooing Pan Chin Lien, the beautiful wife of one of the townspeople/10().

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The Golden Lotus lays bare the rivalries within this wealthy family while chronicling its rise and fall. it fields a host of vivid characters, each seeking advantage in a corrupt world. The author of The Golden Lotus is Lanling Xiaoxiaosheng, whose name, a pseudonym, means "Scoffing Scholar of Lanling."/5(5).

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The book The Three-Inch Lotus shows how men have power from what they do and women have power only by what they look like, mostly by how bound the. The Golden Lotus is an adaptation of the well-known novel (the Chinese title is Jin Ping Mei) written in the late Ming Dynasty, probably some time in the 16th or 17th century.

It describes the exploits of Ximen Qing (Yueng Kwan), a young man of means and power whose main interest is acquiring and amusing himself with additional consorts and wives. The book’s 74 tales feature a cross-section of Chinese folklore, including tales of the gods, tales of magic, fairy tales, ghost stories and more.

Other collections with a rich selection of Chinese folklore include A Chinese Wonder Book by Norman Hinsdale Pitman and Chinese Folk-Lore Tales, edited by.

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