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The Resource Harmony Garden : the life, literary criticism, and poetry of Yuan Mei, 1716-1799, J.D. Schmidt

Harmony Garden : the life, literary criticism, and poetry of Yuan Mei, 1716-1799, J.D. Schmidt

Label
Harmony Garden : the life, literary criticism, and poetry of Yuan Mei, 1716-1799
Title
Harmony Garden
Title remainder
the life, literary criticism, and poetry of Yuan Mei, 1716-1799
Statement of responsibility
J.D. Schmidt
Title variation
Life, literary criticism, and poetry of Yuan Mei, 1716-1799
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the first complete study of China's most popular eighteenth-century poet in any Western language. The work consists of a detailed biography, a study of Yuan's revolutionary reinterpretation of Chinese literary theory, and an analysis of his many contributions to the more original genres of Qing-dynasty (1644-1911) poetry such as narrative, historical, didactic, eccentric, and nature verse. The study is concluded by a generous and representative sampling of Yuan's poetry in translation, the first to do justice to the wide variety and richness of his oeuvre. Although many shorter poems a
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
E7B
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1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schmidt, J. D.
Dewey number
895.1148
Index
index present
LC call number
PL2735.A5
LC item number
Z863 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Yuan, Mei
  • Chinese poetry
  • Poets, Chinese
  • Yuan, Mei
  • Yuan, Mei
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Chinese poetry
  • Poets, Chinese
  • Qing Dynasty (China)
Label
Harmony Garden : the life, literary criticism, and poetry of Yuan Mei, 1716-1799, J.D. Schmidt
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Dedication; Preface; Chronology; Glossary of Chinese literary terms; The Thirteen Confucian Classics; Abbreviations; I BIOGRAPHY; Chapter One The early years; Chapter Two In Harmony Garden; Chapter Three The later years; II YUAN MEl'S LITERARY THEORY AND PRACTICE; Chapter Four The principles of poetry; Chapter Five The practice of poetry; Chapter Six Evaluation; Ill MAJOR STYLES AND THEMES; Chapter Seven Song-dynasty verse and Yuan Mei's ""normal"" style; Chapter Eight The historical style and the Qing re-examination of history
  • Chapter Nine The political style and the Literary InquisitionChapter Ten The didactic style; Chapter Eleven Narrative poetry; Chapter Twelve Eccentric verse and the Yangzhou artists; Chapter Thirteen The exploration of nature; IV APPENDIX: A TOUR OF HARMONY GARDEN; V TRANSLATIONS; Bibliography; Index
Control code
868927125
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (781 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781136862250
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868927125
Label
Harmony Garden : the life, literary criticism, and poetry of Yuan Mei, 1716-1799, J.D. Schmidt
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Dedication; Preface; Chronology; Glossary of Chinese literary terms; The Thirteen Confucian Classics; Abbreviations; I BIOGRAPHY; Chapter One The early years; Chapter Two In Harmony Garden; Chapter Three The later years; II YUAN MEl'S LITERARY THEORY AND PRACTICE; Chapter Four The principles of poetry; Chapter Five The practice of poetry; Chapter Six Evaluation; Ill MAJOR STYLES AND THEMES; Chapter Seven Song-dynasty verse and Yuan Mei's ""normal"" style; Chapter Eight The historical style and the Qing re-examination of history
  • Chapter Nine The political style and the Literary InquisitionChapter Ten The didactic style; Chapter Eleven Narrative poetry; Chapter Twelve Eccentric verse and the Yangzhou artists; Chapter Thirteen The exploration of nature; IV APPENDIX: A TOUR OF HARMONY GARDEN; V TRANSLATIONS; Bibliography; Index
Control code
868927125
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (781 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781136862250
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868927125

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