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by Luo Guan-zhong,Shi Nai-an,Alex Dent-Young,John Dent-Young

ePub The Tiger Killers: Part Two of The Marshes of Mount Liang download
Author:
Luo Guan-zhong,Shi Nai-an,Alex Dent-Young,John Dent-Young
ISBN13:
978-9622017511
ISBN:
9622017517
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The Chinese University Press (August 15, 1997)
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Humanities
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Alex Dent-Young works as a translator with Baker and Mckenzie in HongĀ .

Alex Dent-Young works as a translator with Baker and Mckenzie in Hong Kong. This is the first book of the five-volume Dent-Young translation of one of the four great Chinese classics, commonly known as "Water Margin. As with the other Chinese classic that I've read, "The Journey to the West," it was evidently written to entertain, being a quick read with generous servings of humor and action, and occasional asides to the reader.

John Dent-Young graduated from Cambridge University and has taught at universities in Burma, Spain, and Thailand and at the University of Bath

Only 3 left in stock (more on the way). John Dent-Young graduated from Cambridge University and has taught at universities in Burma, Spain, and Thailand and at the University of Bath. He is a writer and translator now working from his home in England. Alex Dent-Young graduated from the School of Oriental and African Studies at London University and the University of Chicago. He now lives in London. Series: Marshes of Mount Liang (Book 4).

John Dent-Young has taught in Burma, Sri Lanka, Spain, and Thailand, and at present is. .The Tiger Killers is the second volume of a new translation of the Chinese classical novel generally known as "The Water Margin".

John Dent-Young has taught in Burma, Sri Lanka, Spain, and Thailand, and at present is lecturer in English at The Chinese University of Hong Kong. Alex Dent-Young works as a translator with Baker and Mckenzie in Hong Kong. Like the first volume, "The Broken Seals", it follows the fortunes of various outlaw heroes as they move through a world of treacherous officials, jealous toadies, bullying gaolers, hired assassins, foolhardy generals and cannibalistic innkeepers.

The Tiger Killers book. The Tiger Killers: Part Two of the Marshes of Mount Liang. The Marshes of Mount Liang). Traditionally it was believed that he was a teacher of Luo Guanzhong, who was attributed as a main compiler of Romance of Three Kingdoms, another of the Four Great Classical Novels. Some modern scholars doubt that Shi actually existed, but was merely a pseudonym for Luo himself. Other books in the series. The Marshes of Mount Liang (5 books).

Luo Guan-zhong As the Dent-Young introduction says, "the novel ends in disaster for the one hundred and eight.

This is the final book of the five-volume Dent-Young translation of the Chinese classic usually known as "Water Margin," and includes a very helpful introduction. While I didn't care for this final volume, I came closer to liking it than I did with the middle three volumes. The epic ends in slowly-unfolding tragedy, with most of the 108 heroes dying. As the Dent-Young introduction says, "the novel ends in disaster for the one hundred and eight.

Shi Nai'an, Luo Guanzhong, John Dent-Young. The Tiger Killers is the second volume of a new translation of the Chinese classical novel generally known as ""The Water Margin"". Like the first volume, ""The Broken Seals"", it follows the fortunes of various outlaw heroes as they move through a world of treacherous officials, jealous toadies, bullying gaolers, hired assassins, foolhardy generals and cannibalistic innkeepers

This is the final book of the five-volume Dent-Young translation of the Chinese classic usually known as.The epic ends in slowly-unfolding tragedy, with most of the 108 heroes dying

This is the final book of the five-volume Dent-Young translation of the Chinese classic usually known as "Water Margin," and includes a very helpful introduction. Though they successfully quash a rebellion, few survive to be honored by the Emperor. After victory, Song Jiang, the leader of the 108 heroes, is poisoned by corrupt imperial officials, the same corrupt officials.

Shi, Nai'an, approximately 1290-approximately 1365; Luo, Guanzhong, approximately 1330-approximately 1400; Dent-Young, John; Dent-Young, Alex. The original book is printed faintly.

The Tiger Killers : Part Two of the Marshes of Mount Liang. The Tiger Killersis the second volume of a new translation of the Chinese classical novel generally known as The Water Margin. Part of the The Marshes of Mount Liang Series). Like the first volume, The Broken Seals,it follows the fortunes of various outlaw heroes as they move through a world of treacherous officials, jealous toadies, bullying jailers, hired assassins, foolhardy generals and cannibalistic innkeepers.

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Wu Song gets drunk at the tavern, ascends the pass in late evening and kills a notorious man-eating tiger with his bare hands. His subsequent encounter with his midget brother's flirtatious wife, Jinlian or Golden Lotus, and her vain attempt to seduce him lead into a tale of adultery, callous murder and bloody vengeance.