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The Shadow Book of Ji Yun
Language: en
Authors: Ji Yun
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-05 - Publisher: Empress Wu Books

Chinese Modern
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Peter G. Rowe
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-11-07 - Publisher: Birkhäuser

Rowe’s third volume on the architecture of the Far East deals with the development of modern architecture and planning in China, with a focus on this developm
Unquiet Spirits
Language: en
Pages: 188
Authors: Lee Murray
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2023-02-14 - Publisher: Black Spot Books

From hungry ghosts, vampiric babies, and shapeshifting fox spirits to the avenging White Lady of urban legend, for generations, Asian women's roles have been sh
Into the Forest
Language: en
Pages: 202
Authors: Christina Henry
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-11-08 - Publisher: Black Spot Books

A collection of new and exclusive short stories inspired by the Baba Yaga. Featuring Gwendolyn Kiste, Stephanie M. Wytovich, Mercedes M. Yardley, Monique Snyman
Collecting the Self
Language: en
Pages: 294
Authors: Sing-chen Lydia Chiang
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-12-28 - Publisher: BRILL

Inspired in part by Freud’s theory of the uncanny, this book explores the emotive subtexts of late imperial Chinese strange tale collections to consider what
Words Well Put
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: Graham Sanders
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-26 - Publisher: BRILL

Many poems in the Chinese tradition come to us embedded in narratives purporting to tell the circumstances of their composition and performance. “Poetic compe
The Phantom Heroine
Language: en
Pages: 313
Authors: Judith T. Zeitlin
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-06-30 - Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

The "phantom heroine"—in particular the fantasy of her resurrection through sex with a living man—is one of the most striking features of traditional Chines
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Lisa Morton
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-15 - Publisher: Reaktion Books

From that cheerful puff of smoke known as Casper to the hunkiest potter living or dead, Sam Wheat, there is probably no more iconic entity in supernatural histo
Book of Jin Dynasty
Language: en
Authors: Li Shi
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: DeepLogic

Beautiful Evil Queen
Language: en
Authors: Mu ZiCaoLi
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-20 - Publisher: Funstory

Did he think he could make her die just by setting her on fire? Sorry to disappoint you! The raging inferno has been reborn. From now on, don't even think of ma