Error title
Some error text about your books and stuff.
Close
The Literature of China in the Twentieth Century cover
  • ISBN: 9780231110853
  • ISBN10: 0231110855

The Literature of China in the Twentieth Century

by Bonnie S. McDougall

  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: Columbia Univ Pr
  • Publish date: 12/01/1999
used Add to Cart $11.70
You save: 68%
Marketplace Item
new Add to Cart $36.43
FREE shipping on orders over $49!
Description
In this ground-breaking book, Bonnie S. McDougall and Kam Louie present the first comprehensive, integrated survey of twentieth-century Chinese literature. The Literature of China in the Twentieth Century traces the development of Chinese literature from the Boxer Rebellion, when the strains of Western influence first emerged, to the Tiananmen Massacre, when dissident poets, such as Bei Dao, earned international acclaim and indefinite exile from the mainland.

Each of the book's three chronological sections contains individual chapters examining the poetry, drama, and fiction of the period and includes an introduction outlining the historical and social context of the individual writers and their works. By analyzing this captivating literary tradition in terms of subject, theme, language, structure, style, intended audience, and cultural impact, the authors present a vivid picture of this important literature and a unique window on twentieth-century Chinese society.

Expand description
Seller Condition Comments Price  
Nettextstore

Location: Lincoln, NE
Good
Shipping Icon
Books have varying amounts of wear and highlighting. Usually ships within 24
[...]
$11.70
Midtown Scholar Bookstore

Location: Harrisburg, PA
Very Good
0231110855 Crisp, clean, unread paperback with light shelfwear to the covers and a publisher's mark to one edge-Nice!
$11.71
SurplusTextSeller

Location: Columbia, MO
Good
Ships same day or next business day! UPS shipping available (Priority Mail
[...]
$11.71
HPB-Ohio

Location: Columbus, OH
Good
Shipping Icon
Item may show signs of shelf wear. Pages may include limited notes and
[...]
$11.71
Goodwill Books

Location: Hillsboro, OR
Acceptable
Reading copy. May have signs of wear and previous use (scuffs, writing, underlining). Dust jacket may be missing.
$11.71
Half Price Books Inc

Location: Dallas, TX
Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
$11.80
Ergodebooks

Location: Richmond, TX
Ask seller a question
Good
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.
$20.08
One Stop Shop Bookstore

Location: Memphis, TN
Good
Shipping Icon
$30.03