Lu Hsun - Selected Works of Lu Hsun (Complete 4 Volume Set) - 1956/1964

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Lu Hsun - Selected Works of Lu Hsun (Complete 4 Volume Set) - 1956/1964
Geïllustreerd, Literatuur, Literaire kritiek, Chinese literatuur - Aantal: 4 - Boek

Complete 4 Volume Set – Illustrated with black and white plates

Selected Works of Lu Xun includes the most important works of the author. Volume One contains selections from his short stories, prose poems and reminiscences. Volumes Two, Three and Four contain Lu Xun's more important essays written between 1918 and 1936. These essays compose an important part of Lu Xun's works.

Item Description
Volumes 1- 4. Text in English. Translated from the Chinese by Yang Hsien-yi and Gladys Yang. Illustrated with plates, unique frontispiece plate in each volume. Published by Foreign Languages Press, Peking, 1956-1964. Bound in grey cloth with gilt designs and titles, sewn-in ribbon markers.


Volume One
Frontispiece Lu Hsun at Fifty
Published by: Foreign Languages Press, Peking, 1956
Number of pages; 440

Volume Two
Frontispiece Portrait by Tao Yuan-ching
Published by: Foreign Languages Press, Peking, 1964
Number of pages; 364

Volume Three
Frontispiece Lu Hsun with his son, Hai-ying
Published by: Foreign Languages Press, Peking, 1964
Number of pages; 343

Volume Four
Frontispiece Lu Hsun with his wife and son
Published by: Foreign Languages Press, Peking, 1964
Number of pages; 312

Book Dimensions: 22 x 14.5 cm
Combined weight in excess of 2.2kg.

Condition
The 4 volumes are in very good condition, light wear and tears to the edges and corners of the dust jackets, faded brown marks on some pages. No writing, inscription or turned down pages. A well preserved vintage copies with original dust jackets. Tight, firm and strong binding, bright and clean pages. (Please see pictures)

“Lu Xun was the pen name of Zhou Shuren (25 September 1881 – 19 October 1936), a leading figure of modern Chinese literature. Writing in Vernacular Chinese and Classical Chinese, he was a short story writer, editor, translator, literary critic, essayist, poet, and designer”.






















Kavelgegevens
Object
Boek
Aantal boeken
4
Onderwerp
Geïllustreerd, Literaire kritiek, Chinese literatuur, Literatuur
Auteur/ Illustrator
Lu Hsun
Boektitel
Selected Works of Lu Hsun (Complete 4 Volume Set)
Staat
Zeer Goed
Publicatiejaar oudste item
1956
Publicatie jaar jongst item
1964
Druk
Meerdere boeken / uitgaven
Taal
Engels
Oorspronkelijke taal
Nee
Uitgever
Foreign Languages Press, Peking
Band
Harde kaft
Aantal pagina‘s.
1459
Afmetingen
22×14,4 cm
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