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quest for the childlike in seventeenth-century Chinese fiction

Frances Weightman

quest for the childlike in seventeenth-century Chinese fiction

fantasy, naivety, and folly

by Frances Weightman

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Published by E. Mellen Press in Lewiston, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chinese fiction -- Ming dynasty, 1368-1644 -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementFrances Weightman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL2436 .W43 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16900432M
    ISBN 100773450750
    ISBN 109780773450752
    LC Control Number2008023901

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