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""A vertitable ceremonial dinner of concise, invaluable, trustworthy, and up-to-dateinformation (all ready through most sensible students within the field), Nienhauser's now two-volumetitle stands by myself because the typical reference paintings for the research of traditionalChinese literature. not anything love it has ever been published."" --Choice

The moment quantity to The Indiana better half to TraditionalChinese Literature is either a complement and an replace to the unique quantity. VolumeII contains over 60 new entries on well-known writers, works, and genres of traditionalChinese literature, through an intensive bibliographic replace (1985-1997) ofeditions, translations, and reviews (primarily in English, chinese language, eastern, French, and German) for the five hundred+ entries of quantity I.

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