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The tz'u, or lyric, reached its full maturity in China during the eleventh century and the first quarter of the twelfth. Until now this important poetic genre has been little known to English readers, and James J. Y. Liu's book is the first to deal systematically and critically with it. He does so by examining the work of six representative poets of the period.
The poems are analyzed in terms of their "exploration of worlds," by which the author means the poet's probing of the natural world and the human world in which he lives, as well as of his own mind. This leads into a discussion of the poet's "exploration of language," his incessant effort to embody the worlds he explores in complex verbal structures and to realize the potentialities of the Chinese language as a medium of poetic expression.
Preceding the general discussion of each lyricist's poetry are examples of the work of each in four forms: first in the original Chinese text, then in a romanization, next in a word-for-word translation, and finally in an idiomatic translation. Each poem is accompanied by a metrical diagram, explanatory notes, and a critical commentary. Attention is focused on poetic qualities and features such as diction, imagery, syntax, and prosody.
Originally published in 1974.
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Text: English, Chinese (translation)
Original Language: Chinese
Titolo: Major Lyricists of the Northern Sung: 960-...
Casa editrice: Princeton University Press
Data di pubblicazione: 1974
Condizione libro: very good
Descrizione libro Princeton University Press, 1974. Condizione libro: Very Good. 1St Edition. Ships from Reno, NV. Former Library book. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Codice libro della libreria GRP88253496
Descrizione libro Princeton University Press. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Good. Dust jacket in good condition. Shelf and handling wear to cover and binding, with general signs of previous use. Pervasive ink underlines. Codice libro della libreria 1214450664
Descrizione libro New Jersey, Princeton University Press, 1974. 4 Bl., 215 S. Der OU mit Gebrauchsspuren und leicht farbblass. Der Bucheinband minimal fleckig und am Rücken gleichmäßig lichtgetönt. Einige seitliche Blattkanten der Buchseiten etwas bestoßen, alle Seiten jedoch durchgehend sauber! -Zweisprachig: in Englisch und Chinesisch (Mandarin?) Anm. zur Rechnungstellung: Die Buchpreise beinhalten die reduzierte MwSt von 7 %, diese wird gesondert ausgewiesen // Rechnungen für Kunstgegenstände wie Grafiken, Gemälde weisen gem. § 25a Abs.3 Satz 1 UStG (Differenzbesteuerung) bzw. § 25a Abs.3 Satz 2 UStG (Margenbesteuerung) keine MwSt aus (brutto = netto). Sprache: Englisch Gewicht in Gramm: 320 21,2x14,3 cm. Olivgrüner OLwd. mit goldgeprägter Rückentitelei und OU. Codice libro della libreria 55464
Descrizione libro Princeton University Press, 1974. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Very Good+ with no dust jacket. First Edition. Extremities and spine of green cloth covers are lightly rubbed, no other defects. Contents are excellent, pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . Lacking the dust jacket. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 215 pages. Chinese Poetry. Sung Dynasty. 10th Century. 11th Century. 12th Century. Codice libro della libreria 29002
Descrizione libro Princeton University Press, Princeton, New Jersey, U.S.A., 1974. Hard Cover. Condizione libro: Good. No Jacket. Ex-museum library w/usual stamps & stickers. Text clean & bright; binding tight; minor wear to covers; lacks a dustjacket. 215 pages. Codice libro della libreria S42-027526
Descrizione libro Princeton University Press, 1974. Hard Back. Condizione libro: Very Good. Condizione sovraccoperta: Very Good. Very good hardback copy in very good dustjacket in protective cover. v, 215pp. Codice libro della libreria 037367
Descrizione libro Princeton Unversity Press, Princeton, NJ, 1974. Hardcover, 8vo, v, 216pp. Bibliography and index. Original boards beginning to fray at bottom corner of upper board. Few specks to end pages; minor marks of use to fore edge. All else VG+. (Dustjacket faded on spine; chipped and chafed at head and tail of spine; folds rubbed. Otherwise VG). Codice libro della libreria 27301
Descrizione libro Princeton University Press, 1974. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria P110691062595
Descrizione libro Princeton University Press, 1974. Hard Cover. Condizione libro: Fine. Condizione sovraccoperta: Near Fine. First Edition. Price clipped jacket. Some sunning on spine, otherwise in very nice condition. Codice libro della libreria 036063
Descrizione libro Princeton University Press, 1974. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Good. 1St Edition. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Codice libro della libreria 0691062595