The Ch'i-lin Purse: A Collection of Ancient Chinese Stories (Sunburst Book)

by Linda Fang

Paperback, 1997

Status

Available

Call number

398.2 Fan

Call number

398.2 Fan

Collection

Genres

Publication

Square Fish (1997), Edition: Reprint, Paperback, 144 pages

Description

AStorytelling Worldmagazine award winner In turns funny, poignant, and wise, these nine lively stories are peopled with an array of unusual characters, including a young woman raised as a boy who is then faced with the complicated business of marriage; a carp-fish spirit who changes herself into a young woman for love's sake; a Miracle Doctor who can cure all illnesses except one; and a shopkeeper who learns the hard way the true meaning of justice.

Original publication date

1995

Physical description

144 p.; 7.66 inches

Barcode

3751

Pages

144

Rating

½ (7 ratings; 3.7)
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