A Chinese Wonder Book: [Illustrated Edition]

A Chinese Wonder Book: [Illustrated Edition]

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Overview

The Chinese Wonder Book contains some of the most beloved Chinese folktales.

These stories include:


  • The Golden Beetle or
  • Why the Dog Hates the Cat
  • The Great Bell
  • The Strange Tale of Doctor Dog
  • The Talking Fish And many other classics


Originally published in 1919, this book has thrilled and amused children and adults for generations, and served as an accessible introduction to Chinese folklore for countless readers. Included with these fifteen magical Chinese fairy tales are Li Chu Tang's glorious, full-color illustrations original to the book's first edition, making this book a historical treasure. This endearing collection of Chinese fables is sure to bring as much joy to today's children as it did to their grandparents.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9786057876287
Publisher: E-Kitap Projesi & Cheapest Books
Publication date: 02/21/2019
Pages: 194
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.41(d)
Age Range: 3 - 12 Years

Table of Contents

THE GOLDEN BEETLE OR WHY THE DOG HATES THE CAT

THE GREAT BELL

THE STRANGE TALE OF DOCTOR DOG

HOW FOOTBINDING STARTED

THE TALKING FISH

BAMBOO AND THE TURTLE

THE MAD GOOSE AND THE TIGER FOREST

THE NODDING TIGER

THE PRINCESS KWAN-YIN

THE TWO JUGGLERS

THE PHANTOM VESSEL

THE WOODEN TABLET

THE GOLDEN NUGGET

THE MAN WHO WOULD NOT SCOLD

LU-SAN, DAUGHTER OF HEAVEN

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Chinese Wonder Book 3.6 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 7 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Lovely little stories and fun to read.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Is just ok i guess as far as chinese fable stories go.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
VERY very interesting book!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I like the tigers. This is a lovely collection of chinese myths.
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The diolect is ok but there are subtitles in the middle of sentances.