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Gleanings From Chinese Folklore

by Nellie Naomi Russell

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folklore & Mythology,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMary H. Porter (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages172
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11933254M
    ISBN 101432545663
    ISBN 109781432545666

    Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Nellie Naomi Russell books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. A Chinese Wonder Book. Notes: Read 15 Chinese folktales. Author: Norman Hinsdale Pitman Editor: Andrew Lang Published: Publisher: E. P. Dutton & Co., Fifth.

    The Great Bell Chinese Folktale. The mighty Yung-lo sat on the great throne surrounded by a hundred attendants. He was sad, for he could think of no wonderful thing to do for his country. He flirted his silken fan nervously and snapped his long finger-nails in the impatience of despair. I have had the wise men and scholars compile a great. The Kolbrin - THE BOOK OF GLEANINGS.

      Folklore is the body of expressive culture, including tales, music, dance, legends, oral history, proverbs, jokes, popular beliefs, customs, material culture, and so forth, common to a particular population, comprising the traditions (including oral traditions) of that culture, subculture, or group. It is also the set of practices through which those expressive genres are shared. ChinaSprout promotes learning of Chinese language and culture by providing Chinese and English books relating to Chinese language, Chinese test, Chinese food, Chinese zodiac, Chinese symbols, Chinese music, Chinese tea, Chinese calligraphy, Chinese New Year, Moon Festival, Spring Festival, Dragon Boat Festival and Chinese Arts. We also sell Chinese crafts, Chinese .


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Chinese Folk-Lore Tales Contents The Widow Ho -- Kwang-Jui and the God of the River -- The beautiful daughter of Liu-Kung -- The fairy bonze -- The mysterious Buddhist robe -- The vengeance of the Goddess -- "The Wonderful Man" -- The God of the City -- The tragedy of the Yin family -- Sam-Chung and the Water Demon -- The reward of a benevolent.

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