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6 edition of Rereading the Stone found in the catalog.

Rereading the Stone

Desire and the Making of Fiction in Dream of the Red Chamber.

by Anthony C. Yu

  • 315 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Princeton University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian studies,
  • Novels, other prose & writers: 16th to 18th centuries,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Chinese,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • ASIA,
  • Asian - General,
  • Asian and Asian American Studies,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / Asian,
  • Religion

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages338
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7758107M
    ISBN 100691090130
    ISBN 109780691090139

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