The golden casket; Chinese novellas of two millennia. Translated by Christopher Levenson from Wolfgang Bauer's and Herbert Franke's German version of the original Chinese. With an introduction by Herbert Franke.

; Franke, Herbert, 1914-2011
[1st ed.].. New York, Harcourt, Brace and World [1964] .

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Standard Title Goldene Truhe. English
Other Authors Franke, Herbert, 1914-2011.
Subjects Short stories, Chinese -- Translations into English.
Short stories, Chinese.
Description 391 pages illustrations 22 cm
Copyright Date [1964]
Notes "A Helen and Kurt Wolff book."
Summary Translated by Christopher Levenson from Wolfgang Bauer's and Herbert Franke's German version of the original Chinese. With an introduction by Herbert Franke.
Contents from the Plans of the warring states. Yü Jang -- The prince of Mêng-ch'ang / Szŭ-ma Ch'ien -- Prince Tan of Yen / Anonymous -- Princess Purple Jade / Chao Yeh -- The emperor and the two sisters / Ling Hsüan -- The friend from beyond / Kan Pao -- The snail girl / Kan Pao -- The fox fairy / Shên Chi-chi -- Golden oriole / Yüan Chên -- A lifetime in a dream / Li Kung-tso -- The lady in the capital / Po Hsing-chien -- The stranger with the curly beard / Tu Kuang-t'ing -- Red thread / P'ei Hsing -- The two friends / Hsü T'ang -- The forsaken mistress / Chiang Fang -- The cheated hero / Shên -- Red leaves in the waves / Chang Shih -- Young jade / Liu Shih-yin -- The thoughtful mother / Kuo T'uan -- The scholar and the courtesan / Ch'in Ch'un -- The island of the black coats / Author unknown -- The whore with the pure heart / Author unknown.
Make a joke and win a bride / Chu Yün-ming -- Young Mr. Yao / Shao Ching-chan -- Priest Wo falls into a trance / Shao Ching-chan -- The bearded woodcutter / Ku Ts'ai -- Wang fourteen / Hsü Shi-chün -- The strong man of Ch'in-huai / Li Yü -- Magic arts / Niu Hsiu -- The honest finder / Niu Hsiu -- from the Ch'iu-t'êng lu. Miss Cloud ; The revenge / Anonymous -- The temple of Mr. Ch'êng / Chang Hung -- The wise neighbor / P'u Sung-ling -- The purple cloth / P'u Sung-ling.
The spirit land ; The tower of the twofold fragrance ; The peony lantern ; A strange encounter ; The donor of riches and honors ; Kingfisher / Ch'u Yu.
The trees at the graveside ; The dancing swords ; Phoenix ; Jasper ; The hibiscus screen / Li Ch'ang-ch'i.
Genre Translations.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)598816
(OCoLC)ocm00598816
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Bauer, Wolfgang, 1930-1997.
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