Great Literature of the Eastern World: The Major Works of Prose, Poetry and Drama from China, India, Japan, Korea and the Middle East

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Ian Philip McGreal
HarperCollins, 1996 - Literary Collections - 554 pages
Biographical information about the author as well as other relevant information - preparing the interested reader for the experience of enjoying the work in translation. Recommendations for the best translations as well as suggestions for further reading are also provided. Great Literature of the Eastern World is an entertaining and reliable source of essential information about the major literary works which, over a period of more than 3,000 years, have expressed the.

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With the help of about 50 other scholars, McGreal, the editor of two "great thinkers" compendia (e.g., Great Thinkers of the East, HarperCollins, 1995), has compiled facts about the major prose ... Read full review


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