The Songs of the South: An Ancient Chinese Anthology of Poems By Qu Yuan And Other Poets (Classics)

4.21 avg rating
( 39 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780140443752: The Songs of the South: An Ancient Chinese Anthology of Poems By Qu Yuan And Other Poets (Classics)

The Songs of the South is an anthology first compiled in the second century A.D. Its poems, originating from the state of Chu and rooted in Shamanism, are grouped under seventeen titles and contain all that we know of Chinese poetry's ancient beginnings. The earliest poems were composed in the fourth century B.C. and almost half of them are traditionally ascribed to Qu Yuan.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Review:

""The Songs of the South" is cause for celebration. There is simply no substitute. The text is fundamental to the Chinese tradition, and Hawkes s introduction itself is a work of wonder. It should be kept in print in perpetuity." Philip Kafalas, Associate Professor of Chinese, Georgetown University"

" The Songs of the South is cause for celebration. There is simply no substitute. The text is fundamental to the Chinese tradition, and Hawkes s introduction itself is a work of wonder. It should be kept in print in perpetuity." Philip Kafalas, Associate Professor of Chinese, Georgetown University"

Review:

""The Songs of the South" is cause for celebration. There is simply no substitute. The text is fundamental to the Chinese tradition, and Hawkes's introduction itself is a work of wonder. It should be kept in print in perpetuity." -- Philip Kafalas, Associate Professor of Chinese, Georgetown University

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Anon Anon Anon
ISBN 10: 0140443754 ISBN 13: 9780140443752
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Bookseller Inventory # 97801404437520000000

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
9.02
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From U.S.A. to United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Yuan Qu, Etc.
Published by Penguin Books Ltd, United Kingdom (2012)
ISBN 10: 0140443754 ISBN 13: 9780140443752
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, United Kingdom, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New edition. 196 x 130 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. The Songs of the South is an anthology first compiled in the second century A.D. Its poems, originating from the state of Chu and rooted in Shamanism, are grouped under seventeen titles and contain all that we know of Chinese poetry s ancient beginnings. The earliest poems were composed in the fourth century B.C. and almost half of them are traditionally ascribed to Qu Yuan. Bookseller Inventory # AAS9780140443752

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
9.70
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Yuan Qu, etc., D. Hawkes
Published by Penguin Books Ltd
ISBN 10: 0140443754 ISBN 13: 9780140443752
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Books Ltd. Paperback. Book Condition: new. BRAND NEW, The Songs of the South: An Ancient Chinese Anthology of Poems by Qu Yuan and Other Poets (New edition), Yuan Qu, etc., D. Hawkes, "The Songs of the South" is an anthology first compiled in the second century A.D. Its poems, originating from the state of Chu and rooted in Shamanism, are grouped under seventeen titles and contain all that we know of Chinese poetry's ancient beginnings. The earliest poems were composed in the fourth century B.C. and almost half of them are traditionally ascribed to Qu Yuan. Bookseller Inventory # B9780140443752

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
7.14
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.75
Within United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Yuan Qu, Etc.
Published by Penguin Books Ltd, United Kingdom (2012)
ISBN 10: 0140443754 ISBN 13: 9780140443752
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, United Kingdom, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New edition. 196 x 130 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. The Songs of the South is an anthology first compiled in the second century A.D. Its poems, originating from the state of Chu and rooted in Shamanism, are grouped under seventeen titles and contain all that we know of Chinese poetry s ancient beginnings. The earliest poems were composed in the fourth century B.C. and almost half of them are traditionally ascribed to Qu Yuan. Bookseller Inventory # AAS9780140443752

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
10.13
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Yuan Qu, Etc.
Published by Penguin Books Ltd, United Kingdom (2012)
ISBN 10: 0140443754 ISBN 13: 9780140443752
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
Book Depository hard to find
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, United Kingdom, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New edition. 196 x 130 mm. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. The Songs of the South is an anthology first compiled in the second century A.D. Its poems, originating from the state of Chu and rooted in Shamanism, are grouped under seventeen titles and contain all that we know of Chinese poetry s ancient beginnings. The earliest poems were composed in the fourth century B.C. and almost half of them are traditionally ascribed to Qu Yuan. Bookseller Inventory # BTE9780140443752

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
10.18
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Yuan Qu
Published by Penguin Books Ltd (1985)
ISBN 10: 0140443754 ISBN 13: 9780140443752
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, 1985. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # IB-9780140443752

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
7.41
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.80
Within United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Qu Yuan (author), David Hawkes (translator), David Hawkes (introduction), David Hawkes (notes)
Published by Penguin Publishing Group 1985-08-29, Harmondsworth (1985)
ISBN 10: 0140443754 ISBN 13: 9780140443752
New paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Publishing Group 1985-08-29, Harmondsworth, 1985. paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 9780140443752

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
10.44
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Yuan, Qu
ISBN 10: 0140443754 ISBN 13: 9780140443752
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2012. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # VP-9780140443752

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
6.95
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 7.41
From U.S.A. to United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Yuan, Qu
ISBN 10: 0140443754 ISBN 13: 9780140443752
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Pbshop
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2012. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # IB-9780140443752

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
8.09
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 7.41
From U.S.A. to United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Anon Anon Anon
Published by Penguin Classics (2011)
ISBN 10: 0140443754 ISBN 13: 9780140443752
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Classics, 2011. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # TH9780140443752

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
11.62
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.92
From Germany to United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book