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The four books
The four books
Yan, Lianke, 1958-2016
Articles
Divided into four narratives, echoing the four texts of Confucianism and the four Gospels of the New Testament, 'The Four Books' tells the story of one of China's most controversial periods. It also shows us the power of camaraderie, love and faith against oppression and the darkest possible odds.
Main title:
The four books / Yan Lianke.
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Imprint:
London : Vintage Books, 2016.London : Vintage Books, 2016.
Collation:
352 pages ; 20 cm
Notes:
Translated from the Chinese.This translation originally published: London: Chatto & Windus, 2015.
ISBN:
9780099569497 (pbk)
Dewey class:
895.136FICTION
Language:
EnglishChinese
BRN:
2281251
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