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Record of the Listener: Selected Stories from Hong Mai's Yijian Zhi

Record of the Listener

Selected Stories from Hong Mai's Yijian Zhi

Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. (2018)
US$13.50

"Scholars who know classical Chinese have been reading and citing Hon Mai's wonderful collection for...

The Plum in the Golden Vase or, Chin P'ing Mei, Volume Four: The Climax
Princeton University Press (2011)
US$36.35

This is the fourth and penultimate volume in David Roy's celebrated translation of one of the most...

The Nuosu Book of Origins: A Creation Epic from Southwest China

The Nuosu Book of Origins

A Creation Epic from Southwest China

Mark Bender, Qingchun Luo and 2 more...
University of Washington Press (2019)
US$30.00

The Nuosu people, who were once overlords of vast tracts of farmland and forest in the uplands of...

The Tale of Genji
Penguin Publishing Group (2006)
US$14.55

An abridged edition of the world’s first novel, in a translation that is “likely to be the...

Emperor of China: Self-Portrait of K'ang-Hsi

Emperor of China

Self-Portrait of K'ang-Hsi

Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2012)
US$10.91

A remarkable re-creation of the life of K'ang-hsi, emperor of the Manchu dynasty from 1661-1772,...

The Analects of Confucius: A Philosophical Translation
Random House Publishing Group (2010)
US$10.91

"To quietly persevere in storing up what is learned, to continue studying without respite, to...

Kokoro
Penguin Publishing Group (2010)
US$15.77

The great Japanese author’s most famous novel, in its first new English translation in half a...

In the Buddha's Words: An Anthology of Discourses from the Pali Canon

In the Buddha's Words

An Anthology of Discourses from the Pali Canon

Wisdom Publications (2005)
US$13.99

This landmark collection is the definitive introduction to the Buddha's teachings - in his own...

The Anchor Book of Chinese Poetry: From Ancient to Contemporary, The Full 3000-Year Tradition

The Anchor Book of Chinese Poetry

From Ancient to Contemporary, The Full 3000-Year Tradition

Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2010)
US$17.95

Unmatched in scope and literary quality, this landmark anthology spans three thousand years,...

The Connected Discourses of the Buddha: A New Translation of the Samyutta Nikaya

The Connected Discourses of the Buddha

A New Translation of the Samyutta Nikaya

Wisdom Publications (2005)
US$39.99

This volume offers a complete translation of the Samyutta Nikaya, The Connected Discourses of the...