Monkey : Folk Novel of China
by Wu Ch'eng-En and Arthur Waley and Hu Shih


Overview - Probably the most popular book in the history of the Far East, this classic combination of picaresque novel and folk epic mixes satire, allegory, and history into a rollicking tale. It is the story of the roguish Monkey and his encounters with major and minor spirits, gods, demigods, demons, ogres, monsters, and fairies.  Read more...

 
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Overview
Probably the most popular book in the history of the Far East, this classic combination of picaresque novel and folk epic mixes satire, allegory, and history into a rollicking tale. It is the story of the roguish Monkey and his encounters with major and minor spirits, gods, demigods, demons, ogres, monsters, and fairies.

 
Details
  • ISBN-13: 9780802130860
  • ISBN-10: 0802130860
  • Publisher: Grove Press
  • Publish Date: April 1994
  • Page Count: 320
  • Dimensions: 8.22 x 5.44 x 0.82 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.74 pounds


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