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THE ELEGANT LIFE OF THE CHINESE LITERATI

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THE ELEGANT LIFE OF THE CHINESE LITERATI

The first complete translation of the early 17th century Chinese scholar Wen Zhenheng's guide to good taste in late Ming Dynasty China. This translation presents the entirety of Wen's Treatise on Superfluous Things, his description of how the gentleman scholar can order his establishment so as to achieve harmony and elegance. Fully illustrated in color.

Format: Hardbound
Pages: 156
Publisher: Shanghai Press
Publishing status: Current
ISBN: 9781602200395
Item #: 3746526

Published at $26.95 Your Price $11.95 (Save $15)

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