The Ch'i-lin Purse: A Collection of Ancient Chinese Stories

The Ch'i-lin Purse: A Collection of Ancient Chinese Stories

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The Ch'i-lin Purse: A Collection of Ancient Chinese Stories by Fang, Jeanne M. Lee

A Storytelling World magazine 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.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780374312411
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Publication date: 09/01/1994
Edition description: 1st ed
Pages: 160
Product dimensions: 5.41(w) x 7.97(h) x 0.70(d)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

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