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  • Strange Tales from a Chinese Studio (Penguin Classics)

    Exquisite and amusing miniatures regarded as the pinnacle of classical Chinese fictionWith their elegant prose, witty wordplay and subtle charm, the 104 stories in this selection from The Strange Tales of Pu Songling (1640-1715) reveal a world in which nothing is as it seems. Here a Taoist monk conjures up a magical pear tree, a scholar recounts his previous incarnations, a woman out-foxes the fox-spirit that possesses her, a child bride gives birth to a thimble-sized baby, a ghostly city appears out of nowhere and a heartless daughter-in-law i...

    • ASIN: 0140447407

  • Strange Tales from a Chinese Studio: Eerie and Fantastic Chinese Stories of the Supernatural (164 Short Stories)

    Long considered a masterpiece of the eerie and fantastic, Strange Tales from a Chinese Studio is a collection of supernatural-themed tales compiled from ancient Chinese folk stories by Songling Pu in the eighteenth century. These tales of ghosts, magic, vampirism, and other things bizarre and fantastic are an excellent Chinese companion to Lafcadio Hearn's well-known collections of Japanese ghost stories Kwaidan and In Ghostly Japan.Already a true classic of Chinese literature and of supernatural tales in general, this new edition of the Herber...

    • ASIN: 0804849080
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  • Strange Tales from Liaozhai - Vol. 1

    The weird and whimsical short stories in Strange Tales from Liaozhai show their author, Pu Songling (1640-1715), to be both an explorer of the macabre, like Edgar Allan Poe, and a moralist, like Aesop.  In this first complete translation of the collection's 494 stories into English, readers will encounter supernatural creatures, natural disasters, magical aspects of Buddhist and Daoist spirituality, and a wide range of Chinese folklore.  Annotations are provided to clarify unfamiliar references or cultural allusions, and introductory essays h...

    • ASIN: 0895810425

  • Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio (Volumes 1 and 2)

    Pu Songling was a Qing Dynasty Chinese writer, best known as the author of Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio.

    • ASIN: 153026345X

  • Strange Stories from a Scholar's Studio (Chinese Edition)

    《聊斋故事》是清代著名小说家蒲松龄的著作。作品通过谈狐说鬼的手法,对当时社会的腐败、黑暗进行了有力批判,反映了作者对人生、社会的丰富体验和深刻智慧。作品情节幻异曲折,跌宕多变,文笔简练,叙次井然,被誉为我国古代文言短篇小说中成就最高的作品集。...

    • ASIN: 7559705715

  • Strange Tales from a Scholar's Studio (Chinese Edition)

    The scholar met an evil spirit outside; met a fox spirit in the study; met a fairy in the temple and entered into the Dragon Palace while wandering on an island. This book includes the strange tales of sprites and fox spirits and it is full of fortuitous meetings between human beings and ghosts, gods and spirits, thus an odd mirror of the world. From the story of a fox spirit saving a silly scholar, the book tells various sprites and fox spirits and creates a quirky and unique world. By adding the colorful comments of masters and selecting the ...

    • ASIN: 7557002253

  • Strange Tales from an Ancient Chinese Studio: Vol. II (Vol.II)

    Continuing the first volume, the second volume of Liaozhai Zhiyi, aka, Strange Tales from an Ancient Chinese Studio, presents another assemblage of over thirty short stories related to gods, extraordinary humans, ghosts, fox spirits and other incredible beings in ancient China. In this volume, you will find:A man causing impenetrable worship among commoners;Two men enchanted by a deadly fox spirit;A groom fond of eating rocks;A scholar harassed by a ghost;A judge from the underworld assisting a man in changing the head of his wife and passing t...

    • ASIN: B07VWC754K

  • Strange Tales from the Liaozhai Studio (3 Volume Set)

    This is a paperback of strange tales from the Liaozhai Studio.

    • ASIN: 7800655997

  • Candle Game:TM Strange Tales from a Chinese Studio: Weird Stories of the Ghosts and Spirits of Classical China (Volume 5)

    CAUTIONARY TALES OF THE SPIRITS THAT STALK THE EARTH In classical China, ghosts were considered as real as the trees or hills or wind. Decisions concerning everything from construction of homes and buildings to the course of the roads winding through the countryside were made considering the impact that could result from unsettling or angering the spirits. To avoid the risks of drawing the attention of the otherworldly, the people carefully maintained customs and shared stories of the supernatural with one another as reminders...and warnings. C...

    • ASIN: 1939437601

  • Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio (Volumes I and II)

    I.—Personal.—The public has, perhaps, a right to be made acquainted with the title under which I, an unknown writer, come forward as the translator of a difficult Chinese work. In the spring of 1867 I began the study of Chinese at H.B.M.’s Legation, Peking, under an implied promise, in a despatch from the then Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, that successful efforts would be rewarded by proportionately rapid advancement in the service of which I was a member. Then followed a long novitiate of utterly uninteresting and, indeed, most...

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  • Strange Stories From a Chinese Studio: Translated and Annotated (Classic Reprint)

    Excerpt from Strange Stories From a Chinese Studio: Translated and AnnotatedI7 I have hitherto failed in all attempts to identify the particular wgter here intended. The phrase is used by the poet Li T'ai-po and ot ers.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfect...

    • ASIN: 1331552303

  • Strange Tales from an Ancient Chinese Studio: Volume One

    In this newly translated first volume of the book Titled Liaozhai Zhiyi (Strange Tales from an Ancient Chinese Studio) penned by Pu Songling (1640-1715) in ancient China, you’ll find a total of over 40 short stories ranging from a few hundred words to several thousand words and concerning deities, uncommon persons, ghosts, mystic animals, and especially fox spirits who entangle voluntarily or involuntarily with the human world. In this book you will find: A scholar summoned to take an examination for the job of a town god…A scholar annoyed ...

    • ASIN: B07RCB4PMQ

  • 聊斋志异之瑞云 - 聊齋誌異之瑞雲 [Strange Tales from a Chinese Studio: Ruiyun] (Audio Drama)

    流落青楼的女子,美丽的容貌,惊世的才情,痴情的穷秀才,苦命的鸳鸯。可惜的是美女变成丑女,痴情的秀才一颗心依然如旧。流落青樓的女子,美麗的容貌,驚世的才情,癡情的窮秀才,苦命的鴛鴦。可惜的是美女變成醜女,癡情的秀才一顆心依然如舊。The complete list of narrators includes 赵泓伟 - 趙泓偉 - Zhao Hongwei.Please note: This audiobook is in Mandarin.请注意 : 本有声书的语言为中文 / 普通话請注意 : 本有聲書的語言...

    • ASIN: B07611Z8NJ

  • 聊斋志异之连锁 - 聊齋誌異之連鎖 [Strange Tales from a Chinese Studio: Liansuo] (Audio Drama)

    相貌美丽的女鬼,善良的穷书生,夜夜相会,可惜人鬼殊途,又有恶鬼阻挠,有情的一对儿,能否冲破世俗的隔阂,生活在一起。相貌美麗的女鬼,善良的窮書生,夜夜相會,可惜人鬼殊途,又有惡鬼阻撓,有情的一對兒,能否衝破世俗的隔閡,生活在一起。Please note: This audiobook is in Mandarin.请注意 : 本有声书的语言为中文 / 普通话請注意 : 本有聲書的語言為中文 / 普通話...

    • ASIN: B07612PLVH

  • 聊斋志异之辛十四娘 - 聊齋誌異之辛十四娘 [Strange Tales from a Chinese Studio: Xin Shisiniang] (Audio Drama)

    辛十四娘,蒲松龄所著聊斋志异中的一篇。辛十四娘,红衣佳人,长得如同不食人间烟火的仙子,虽身为狐妖,但心地善良,与狐狸父亲及十八个姐妹一同寄住禅院之中,因在十九个姐妹中排行第十四,故名。她着意行善积德,以助人为乐、修道成仙为志,希望追求精神层面的超脱。可她最先要参透的就是这红尘中的情障......  辛十四娘,蒲松齡所著聊齋誌異中的一篇。辛十四娘,紅衣佳人,長得如同不食人間煙...

    • ASIN: B07CGYTVZF

  • Strange Tales from a Chinese Studio - eBook

    Written during the early Qing Dynasty, "Strange Tales from a Chinese Studio" is a collection of nearly 500 mostly supernatural tales by Chinese author Pu Songling. The work, which was published posthumously sometime between 1740

    • UPC: 593130098
    • Rating: 4.25

  • Strange Tales from a Chinese Studio - eBook

    Long considered a masterpiece of the eerie and fantastic, Strange Tales from a Chinese Studio is a collection of supernatural-themed tales compiled from ancient Chinese folk stories by Songling Pu in the eighteenth century.These tales

    • UPC: 848391165
    • Rating: 4.25

  • Strange Tales from a Chinese Studio : Eerie and Fantastic Chinese Stories of the Supernatural

    Long considered a masterpiece of the eerie and fantastic, Strange Tales from a Chinese Studio is a collection of supernatural-themed tales compiled from ancient Chinese folk stories by Songling Pu in the eighteenth century. These

    • UPC: 55185885
    • Rating: 4.25

  • Strange Tales from a Chinese Studio

    Exquisite and amusing miniatures regarded as the pinnacle of classical Chinese fiction With their elegant prose, witty wordplay and subtle charm, the 104 stories in this selection from The Strange Tales of Pu Songling (1640-1715)

    • UPC: 5004166
    • Rating: 4.25

  • Strange Tales from a Chinese Studio

    Strange Tales from a Chinese

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  • Strange Tales from a Chinese Studio - eBook

    The Strange Tales of Pu Songling (1640-1715) are exquisite and amusing miniatures that are regarded as the pinnacle of classical Chinese fiction. With their elegant prose, witty wordplay and subtle charm, the 104 stories in

    • UPC: 459205906
    • Rating: 4.25

  • Strange Tales from Make-Do Studio

    Strange Tales from Make-Do Studio is a famous collection of about 500 short stories by Pu Songling (1640 - 1715), a writer of the Qing Dynasty. Fifty-one stories are selected for this English edition. These

    • UPC: 100265403
    • Rating: 4.25

  • Historian of the Strange : Pu Songling and the Chinese Classical Tale

    This is the first book in English on the seventeenth-century Chinese masterpiece Liaozhai's Records of the Strange (Liaozhai zhiyi) by Pu Songling, a collection of nearly five hundred fantastic tales and anecdotes written in Classical

    • UPC: 35986899

  • Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio (Complete) - eBook

    The public has, perhaps, a right to be made acquainted with the title under which I, an unknown writer, come forward as the translator of a difficult Chinese work. In the spring of 1867 I

    • UPC: 611758958

  • “Liaozhai” 聊斋志异; Strange Tales from a Chinese Lonely Studio (Complete Translation) - eBook

    Liaozhai Zhiyi (Liaozhai; Chinese: 聊齋, or 聊齋誌異), called in English Strange Tales from a Chinese Lonely Studio is a collection of Classical Chinese stories by Pu Songling comprising close to five hundred "marvel tales" in

    • UPC: 471323040

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    Strange Stories From a Chinese Studio (selections from Volume 1) by Songling PU | Full Audio Book

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