By Crystal Tai
With its 12 chapters named after the yr of the 12 months, this e-book takes you thru an imaginary calendar 12 months to embody one chinese language customized after one other in chronological order. As a month frequently comprises 4 to 5 weeks, each one bankruptcy offers English translations of 4 or 5 well-known chinese language poems that painting the chapter's particular time of year.
Envision chinese language poetry as an arch of wisteria transforming into from chinese language tradition to crown the culture's front. while you are one of many outsiders who delight in the calligraphy of chinese language poems yet have no idea their meanings, permit the writer of this publication free up the gate of language for you, and advisor you all of the manner into the guts of the cultural garden.
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A Poetic Portal to Chinese Culture by Crystal Tai