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Autumn Willows: Poetry by Women of China's Golden Age
By Thomas Cleary (editor), Bannie Chow (editor) and Thomas Cleary (trans)
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Publisher Story Line Pr
Publication date January 1, 2004
Pages 117
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781586540258
ISBN-10 1586540254
Dimensions 0.50 by 6 by 9 in.
Weight 0.40 lbs.
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Original list price $15.00
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Presents a collection of poetry by women poets from China's Tang dynasty.
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The fabled middle Tang dynasty of China lasted almost three hundred years (618–905). These centuries embodied martial conflict, unbelievable wealth and opulence for a few, and horrible poverty for many. Through it all, an unwieldy caste system governed lord and serf alike. In this exotic, beautiful, and forbidding culture, poetry was revered and practiced by many. Three women poets, especially, endured through the centuries as the voices of their time. For the first time in English, the poetry of the Taoist priestesses, Le Yi and Yu Xuanji, and the slave, Xue Tao is presented.



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9781586540258 | details & prices | 117 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $15.00
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