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Outlaws of the Marsh (the popular classic of Chinese fiction)

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Harper Collins Publishers
ContributionsSidney Shapiro (Translator)
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL7273980M
ISBN 100048200271
ISBN 139780048200273
OCLC/WorldCa28993752

China's great classic novel Outlaws of the Marsh, written in the fourteenth century, is a fictional account of twelfth-century events during the Song Dynasty. One by one, over a hundred men and women are forced by the harsh feudal officialdom to take to the hills/5(55).

Outlaws of the Marsh, better known to British audiences as 'the Water Margin', after the popular Japanese series shown on Outlaws of the Marsh book in the s, is one of the four great classical Chinese novels, and a masterpiece of folk-tale in novel form/5(72).

China's great classic novel Outlaws of the Marsh, written in the fourteenth century, is a fictional account of twelfth-century events during the Song Dynasty. One by one, over a hundred men and women are forced by the harsh feudal officialdom to take to the hills.

They band together and defeat every attempt of the government troops to crush them/5. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on August 5, Verified Purchase. Outlaws of the Marsh, better known to British audiences as 'the Water Margin', after the popular Japanese series shown on BBC in the s, is one of the four great classical Chinese novels, and a masterpiece of folk-tale in novel form/5(72).

"The Patriotic and Righteous Outlaws of the Marsh is in one hundred chapters. Originally written by Shi Nai'an of Qiantang, and arranged by Luo Guanzhong." Luo Guanzhong, a native of Taiyuan, styled 'Wanderer of the Lakes and Seas.'He was solitary by nature, a writer of ballads and in esoteric language, which are original and fresh/5(51).

China's great classic novel Outlaws of the Marsh, written in the fourteenth century, is a fictional account of twelfth-century events during the Song Dynasty. One by one, over a hundred men and women are forced by the harsh feudal officialdom to take to the hills/5(51).

Outlaws of the Marsh brings to comic form one of the four great works of Chinese Literature.

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Also known as Water Margin, it's a story about selfishness and greed as well as the downfall of a ruling dynasty/5. Based upon the historical bandit Song Jiang and his companions, this Chinese equivalent of the English classic Robin Hood and His Merry Men is an epic tale of rebellion against tyranny and has been thrilling and inspiring readers for hundreds of years.

English retelling of the classic Chinese novel "Water Margin," aka "Outlaws of the Marsh." Kind of like an audio book, but more conversational and with more background info to help you appreciate this work of classic Chinese literature. The Outlaws of the Marsh book series by Wei Dong Chen begins with Outlaws of the Marsh Volume 7: Predator and Prey.

See future books in the series listed in order as they release. Free download or read online Outlaws of the Marsh pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Shi Nai'an. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format.

The main characters of this fiction, historical story are. The book has been awarded with, and many others. The Outlaws of the Marsh book series by Wei Dong Chen includes books Outlaws of the Marsh Volume 1: Spirits and Bandits, Outlaws of the Marsh Volume 2: Thick As Thieves, Outlaws of the Marsh Volume 3: Lost In Exile, and several more.

See the complete Outlaws of the Marsh series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. Water Margin, also known as Outlaws of the Marsh, All Men Are Brothers, Men of the Marshes, or The Marshes of Mount Liang, is one of the Four Great Classical Novels of Chinese literature.

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Attributed to Shi Naian, whom some believe to be Luo Guanzhong, the novel details the trials and tribulations of outlaws during the mid Song : Shi Naian.

Outlaws of the Marsh Volume 1 Spirits and Bandits, Outlaws of the Marsh Volume 2 Thick as Thieves, Outlaws of the Marsh Volume 3 Lost in Exile, Outlaws Home My BooksAuthor: Wei Dong Chen. Volume 1 of The Outlaws of the Marsh A series of loosely connected short stories which see various "honourable" skilled fighters betrayed by friends or set up by enemies.

These men then have to leave honour behind and join the outlaws/5. Outlaws of the Marsh (4 Volume Set) available in Paperback. Add to Wishlist. ISBN ISBN Pub. Date: 01/01/ Publisher: Beijing, Foreign Languages Press. Outlaws of the Marsh (4 Volume Set) Publish your book with B&N.

Learn More. /5(5). Outlaws of the Marsh is good, but overall I liked Romance of the Three Kingdoms more. I think RoTK has better antagonists than Outlaws of the Marsh does.

The translation is impeccable. This book is a classic that has entertained countless readers for centuries. It's a huge book at chapters, well worth the s: Shi Nai’an’s classic Chinese novel Outlaws of the Marsh (The Water Margin) is beautifully presented in a new Folio Society edition and illustrated with images that capture the quests and battles.

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Jackson translation features a new preface and introduction by Edwin Lowe, which gives the history of the book. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the The Outlaws of the Marsh by Shi Nai'an and Luo Guanzhong, Sidney Shapiro | at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed.

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They band together and defeat Pages: Outlaws of the Marsh (4) Seven Star Poly Yi by SHI NAI AN YUAN ZHU and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Outlaws of the Marsh (Part of the 彩绘中国小名著 Series, Four Great Classic Novels of China Series, and Au bord de l'eau Series)5/5(5).

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Home › Book Reviews › THE WATER MARGIN: OUTLAWS OF THE MARSH by Shi Naian (Book Review) THE WATER MARGIN: OUTLAWS OF THE MARSH by Shi Naian (Book Review) By Steve Thomas. Febru 1. There is a group of four books labeled the Classic Chinese Novels: Romance of the Three Kingdoms, Journey to the West.

The Outlaws of the Marsh book series by Wei Dong Chen begins with Outlaws of the Marsh Volume 1: Spirits and Bandits. See future books in the series listed in order as they release.

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