A dream of glory

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The Chinese University Press, 2008 - Drama - 279 pages
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Wang Yun (1749-1819) was a famous playwright in imperial China, and her A Dream of Gloryis a significant, full length chaunqiabout female dreams and desires. This volume provides a complete English translation with detailed annotations, an extensive introduction to traditional Chinese women's drama, and a foreword by Owen Aldridge.

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Contents

Introduction
1
Zhang Fengsuns Preface
39
The Characters
46
Copyright

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About the author (2008)

Wang Yun is a mycologist at Invermay Agricultural Centre, New Zealand, specializing in the beneficial effects of ectomycorrhizas, edible mushrooms, and silviculture.

Qingyun Wu is professor of Chinese at California State University in Los Angeles.

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