This book, the work of a brilliant scholar of the early twentieth century, is both a fitting testimony and a gushing love letter to the lasting influence of the man who holds one of the most prominent places for Chinese intellectuals over the centuries, and to those worldwide who choose to admire the lives of the most prominent figures of the many dynasties. You may send this item to up to five recipients. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. For additional information, see the Global Shipping Program terms and conditions - opens in a new window or tab This amount includes applicable customs duties, taxes, brokerage and other fees.
He compiled a familygenealogy, had it inscribed in stone, and erected a pavilion over it.
The Gay genius : the life and times of Su Tung-po, by Lin Yutang.
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Want to Read Currently Reading Read. In addition to writing books on Chinese history and philosophy, he made highly acclaimed English translations of Chinese literary masterpieces, such as Famous Chinese Short Stories Retold He lived in Hangzhou twice, and his fame is such there that you can order Dongpo pork and Dongpo Shrimp at the restaurants there even today. Customers who viewed this item also viewed. Open Preview See a Problem? Report item - opens in a new window or tab.