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.
|Publisher:||E-Kitap Projesi & Cheapest Books|
|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
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Lovely little stories and fun to read.
Is just ok i guess as far as chinese fable stories go.
VERY very interesting book!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
I like the tigers. This is a lovely collection of chinese myths.
The diolect is ok but there are subtitles in the middle of sentances.