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Author Burkus, Anne Gail
Title Through a forest of chancellors : fugitive histories in Liu Yuan's Lingyan ge, an illustrated book from seventeenth-century Suzhou / Anne Burkus-Chasson
Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : Published by the Harvard University Asia Center for the Harvard-Yenching Institute : Distributed by Harvard University Press, 2010
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS OPACMSG BARCODE
 Modern History Library  002.0951 B959    AVAILABLE    30550100466653
 Chinese Lit.&Phi. Lib.  909.87 772/ B959    AVAILABLE    30580002751860
Descript xxx, 378 p. ; 29 cm
Series Harvard-Yenching Institute monograph series ; 66
Harvard-Yenching Institute monograph series ; 66
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Figures -- Introduction -- Pt. 1. The composition of the book. 1. The gallery of portraits re-created -- Liu Yuan's cover leaf -- Prefatory autographs -- The preface writers license the pictorial book -- The list of contents -- Lingyan Ge, the historical site -- 2. Composing the vassal's figure -- Unordinary images -- Physiognomic fantasies -- Costumes in disarray -- Under the guise of bandits -- 3. The act of turning the leaf -- Structures of the book -- Re-reading Du Fu -- The damask at leaf's edge -- Pt. II. The publication of the book. 4. Painter, publisher, reader-viewer : whose gallery? -- The "social drama" of the Ming-Qing transition / Liu Yuan and Tong Pengnian -- A model for community : echoing voices among the preface writers -- Climbing Yingzhou : Wu Weiye's response -- 5. Vexations of passage -- Variant endings -- Maxims, furtively impressed -- In the hands of all the masters -- From manuscript to printed book --- Appendix. Liu Yuan's Lingyan ge with annotated translations -- Reference matter -- Notes -- Works cited -- Character list -- Index
Subject Liu, Yuan (劉源, fl. 1668) -- Criticism and interpretation
Liu, Yuan (劉源, fl. 1668). Ling yan ge gong chen tu
Art and literature -- China -- History -- 17th century
Illustrated books -- China -- History -- 17th century
Block books, Chinese
Alt Author Liu, Yuan, fl. 1668. Ling yan ge gong chen tu
Alt Title Fugitive histories in Liu Yuan's Lingyan ge, an illustrated book from seventeenth-century Suzhou
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