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Essays on Chinese poetry By Joseph Edkins
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Joseph Edkins was a prominent Sinologist whose works cover 266 articles and books. We present here three essays and a section of one of his book that are relevant to Chinese poetry: (1) On the poets... More > of china during the period of the contending states and of the Han dynasty, (2) Passage from the Li Sao, (3), On Li Taibai, with examples of his poetry and (4) On sounds and rhymes (study of ‘Old Chinese phonology’). Through these four sections, we find a short history of poetry through the periods cited, a study of the Li Sao through several passages, a presentation of Li Taibai with a translations of 27 of his poems. ISBN-13: 978-1-944175-40-5< Less
The poetry of the Chinese. Poeseos sinicae commentari By John Francis Davis
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John Francis Davis, the second Governor of Hong Kong, delivered a seminal lecture on Chinese poetry to the Royal Asiatic Society in 1829. This lecture, the Poeseos Sinicae Commentarii or Poetry of... More > the Chinese, published under the same title, was the most extensive discussion of Chinese poetry at the time, introducing the topic in the West. He presents formal features as rhymes and parallelism and had good judgement in the verses he translated. Mr. Davis was probably the first scholar in the West to pint out the importance of parallelism in Chinese poetry and its “striking coincidence” with the Hebrew forms. He was also the first to mention the occurrence of parallelism in Chinese prose texts. His presentation should be read in parallel with that of Hervey de Saint Denis, Poésies de l'époque des Tang and Li sao, ou Tristesse de la séparation, de Chuci, Joseph Edkins, Essays on Chinese poetry, and Shigeyoshi Obata, The works of Li Bai. ISBN-13: 978-1-944175-39-9< Less
Chinese Whispers By Andrew Birtles
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Dear Reader, you probably know the party game "Chinese Whispers" but if you don't here's what happens. A group of your friends and family get together, someone starts off with a sentence,... More > in this case "Piglets in pyjamas danced on tiptoes round a tree". Then they whisper to the next person who whispers what they heard to the next and so on and so on... You'll find it changes every time because people don't hear properly what's been said. Oh, and by the way, you'll be the last person to hear the message so listen very carefully while you're reading this book because without you there won't be a final page. Yours sincerely, Andrew Birtles P.S. You may be unfamiliar with some of the words used, so brief descriptions have been included to enhance your enjoyment. ISBN 9781908878090< Less
Chinese Kisses By Martin Avery
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Chinese Kisses: 101 Poems Made in China, by Marty Avery, is a collection of poems inspired by Chinese and Canadian poets, set in Dalian, China, including JinShiTan and KaiFaQu, in 2013, capturing... More > first impressions that will be lasting impressions.< Less
Chinese proverbs By Tianrong Zhang
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We are in this book series, with the riddle of the way to introduce the Chinese proverbs. The riddle of the mystery also includes painting, poetry riddle, puzzle, and so many forms.
Chinese Incarnation By Sha Yan
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Sha Yan tried to express himself in a free-verse tone with his contemporary yet classical images and themes. He is excelled with the English poetry incorporated with Chinese touch. His fine craft... More > ranging from office environment to scenes you can see on the street and the Internet chat rooms. By applying an unique style and poignant contrasts in poetry creation, this collection stimulates tastes and interesting thoughts in the poet's plain English words. "Chinese Incarnation" sets the scene here in North America and it is a collection recommended to read. Sha Yan applied English style of rhythm, image making and theme in his poetry collection, "Chinese Incarnation". He tried to express himself in this collection a free spirited man, and in turn he succeeded such and created his unique free verse in a deep and thought-provoking tone. The collection is his second poetry collection.< Less
Wisdom of Life. Chinese poetry with English Translation By Boris Kriger
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Boris Kriger Wisdom of Life. Chinese book of poetry with English translation
Flowers in Chinese Culture: Folklore, Poetry, Religion By An Lan Zhang
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Flowers and blossoms are intricate and dainty, beautiful and transient. Marking the passing of the seasons while flourishing in radiant splendor, they open our hearts to beauty, provide creative... More > inspiration, and connect us to the divine. Each culture has its own unique symbolism and lore associated with its flowers. Flowers in Chinese Culture presents the subtle and potent relevance of thirty flowering plants in Chinese Daoist culture, exploring religion, literature, folklore, and sayings. A delight to behold, it is a treasure trove of learning and insight.< Less
Volume 1547, Chinese Garden --- Chinese people in Burma By Print Wikipedia
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Volume 1547, Chinese Garden---Chinese people in Burma Print Wikipedia is a both a utilitarian visualization of the largest accumulation of human knowledge and a poetic gesture towards the inhuman... More > scale of big data. Michael Mandberg wrote software that parses the entirety of the English-language Wikipedia database and programmatically lays out nearly 7500 volumes, complete with covers, and then uploads them to Lulu.com for print-on-demand. Print Wikipedia draws attention to the sheer size of the encyclopedia's content and the impossibility of rendering Wikipedia as a material object in fixed form: Once a volume is printed it is already out of date. It is also a work of found poetry built on what is likely the largest appropriation ever made. As we become increasingly more dependent on information and source material on the Internet today, Mandiberg explores the accessibility of its vastness.< Less
Volume 1546, Chinese Alchemy --- Chinese garden By Print Wikipedia
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Volume 1546, Chinese Alchemy---Chinese garden Print Wikipedia is a both a utilitarian visualization of the largest accumulation of human knowledge and a poetic gesture towards the inhuman scale of... More > big data. Michael Mandberg wrote software that parses the entirety of the English-language Wikipedia database and programmatically lays out nearly 7500 volumes, complete with covers, and then uploads them to Lulu.com for print-on-demand. Print Wikipedia draws attention to the sheer size of the encyclopedia's content and the impossibility of rendering Wikipedia as a material object in fixed form: Once a volume is printed it is already out of date. It is also a work of found poetry built on what is likely the largest appropriation ever made. As we become increasingly more dependent on information and source material on the Internet today, Mandiberg explores the accessibility of its vastness.< Less

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