The Ch’i-Lin Purse: A Collection of Ancient Chinese Stories

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Description

A Storytelling World magazine award winner, a delightful collection for children as well as adults.

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.

ISBN: 9780374411893
Publisher: Square Fish
Pub Date: 09/1997
Format: Paperback
Weight: 0.25lbs
Size: 7.60h x 5.10w x 0.40d

Additional information

Weight 0.25 lbs
Dimensions 7.60 × 5.10 × 0.40 in
format

Paperback