BROKEN SEALS:PART ONE OF THE MARSH | 誠品線上

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作者 JOHN/ALEX
出版社 三民書局股份有限公司
商品描述 BROKEN SEALS:PART ONE OF THE MARSH:,WhenMarshalHongbreaksthesealswhichgenerationsofTaoistMastershaveplacedonthetempledoorstoholdback108incarceratedDemonPrince

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內容簡介 When Marshal Hong breaks the seals which generations of Taoist Masters have placed on the temple doors to hold back 108 incarcerated Demon Princes, powerful forces of disorder are released. One after another, brave men fall out with officialdom and are obliged to join the brotherhood of the rivers and lakes-the mixed company of heroes and vagabonds who live by their wits and their fighting skills. The story of The Broken Seals branches this way and that, following first one hero, then another, as their paths converge and part, until finally 108 brave-but not entirely admirable-men are united at the outlaws' stronghold in the Marshes of Mount Liang.The story takes us through the vast landscape of imperial China. We hear of epic duels, gargantuan feasts, and cunning ambushes, and we witness injustice, betrayal, murder and revenge. We are told also of the beauty of the moon during Mid-Autumn Festival or of the snow, crisp underfoot on a stormy night in the country.This volume consists of the first twenty-two chapters of the full 120-chapter version of the classic Chinese novel by Shi Nai'an and Luo Guanzhong. It is the first English translation based on this version and including much of the verse. It offers the English reader something of the liveliness and humour of a work which has delighted generations of Chinese readers.

作者介紹

作者介紹 John Dent-Young has taught in Burma, Sri Lanka, Spain, and Thailand, and at present is lecturer in English at The Chinese University of Hong Kong.Alex Dent-Young works as a translator with Baker and Mckenzie in Hong Kong

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書名 / BROKEN SEALS:PART ONE OF THE MARSH
作者 / JOHN ALEX
簡介 / BROKEN SEALS:PART ONE OF THE MARSH:,WhenMarshalHongbreaksthesealswhichgenerationsofTaoistMastershaveplacedonthetempledoorstoholdback108incarceratedDemonPrince
出版社 / 三民書局股份有限公司
ISBN13 / 9789622016026
ISBN10 / 9622016022
EAN / 9789622016026
誠品26碼 / 2611262446000
裝訂 / 平裝
頁數 / 0
語言 / 英文
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