Chinese Children's Favorite Stories

YIP Mingmei [Other titles by this author]

ISBN: 9780804835893

Periplus 2004 1st Edition

AU $19.99
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This volume of beloved Chinese stories contains a delightful selection from the rich store of Chinese folklore and legend. Discover the many delightful animal characters as well as Chang-E, the famous Eight Immortals, and Guan Yin, goddess of compassion. Retold for an international audience, the beautifully illustrated stories will give children aged six to ten a glimpse into both the tradition and culture of China. Mingmei Yip began writing and painting during her childhood in Hong Kong. Her first newspaper article was published when she was fourteen; the next year she was admitted to the prestitious Hong Kong Chinese Contemporary Artists' Guild, becoming its youngest member. A show of her paintings was held in New York City, where she lives, in 2002.

230 x 230mm; 60 watercolour illustrations.


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Children''s Books      Folk Tales      Myths/Legends     

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