Snow in Midsummer-Six Tragic Stories From Ancient China
Foreign Languages Press
310 pag. paperback 11 x 18 cm 2001
The six tragic stories selected in this book - Snow in Midsummer, Autumn in the Han Palace, The Orphan of the Zhao Family, A Banner of Loyalty, The Peach Blossom Fan and Leifeng Pagoda - are adapted from six famous tragic dramas from ancient China. They are distinctive for their complex plots and for the vivid portrayal of the principal characters.