1-14 of 14 Search Results for

late Ming miscellanies

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2021) 8 (2): 307–340.
Published: 01 November 2021
..., popular songs featuring chuanqi play titles appear in three late Ming miscellanies. As these songs describe their source play's main protagonists and plot elements, they may be seen as expressing the voice of commoners and at the same time promoting ethical values. Taken together, these examples...
FIGURES
Journal Article
Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2015) 2 (1): 92–133.
Published: 01 April 2015
... in a number of Song-period miscellanies, it was precisely the Song brothers' verses on falling blossoms they crafted as young men that earned them praise and advancement in the early Northern Song. 27 Wen Zhengming is not the only one to mention them. A number of Ming and Qing writers comment on falling...
FIGURES | View All (15)
Journal Article
Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2014) 1 (1-2): 186–215.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Jian Zhang; Dandan Chen Abstract This article examines the history of primers on shenglü (tone and rhythm) in premodern China. The first section of the article investigates the original version of Zhu Ming's (Yuan Dynasty) Shenglü fameng (A Primer of Shenglü ), as well as its sequel and revisions...
Journal Article
Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2018) 5 (2): 375–410.
Published: 01 November 2018
..., which he titled Guwen lanbian 古文瀾編 (Waves of Ancient-Style Prose). I have not viewed a copy of Guwen lanbian , but in a preface to the anthology the late Ming poet Tan Yuanchun 譚元春 (1586–1637) described the anthology as including everything from “edicts and memorials” ( zhao shu 詔疏) to xiaopin 小品...
FIGURES | View All (11)
Journal Article
Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2021) 8 (1): 139–162.
Published: 01 April 2021
... in the novel, should be “Qingna'ao” 青衲襖 instead, as seen in the Ming qu anthologies. 57. See QMSQ , 2892–95. 58. Roy, Aphrodisiac , 635n 10. 59. Cilin (inner palace ed.) #5.3. 60. In her study of the late Ming world of books and their readers, Yuming He well illustrates...
Journal Article
Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2019) 6 (2): 331–358.
Published: 01 November 2019
... of the Three Kingdoms and The Water Margin in a joint edition, Yingxiong pu 英雄譜 (Records of Heroes), is an example of the high demand of these novels among fiction writers and book buyers. Fiction and drama miscellanies became extremely popular in the late Ming. Many of the titles were widely circulated...
Journal Article
Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2021) 8 (2): 399–421.
Published: 01 November 2021
... time, or they could be professional scribes who lived by this occupation. 19 Of the great bibliophile and publisher Mao Jin 毛晉 (courtesy name Zijin 子晉, 1599–1659) in the late Ming it was said: “Walking through [Mao's] gate, all the servants and house boys were transcribing books” (入門童僕盡鈔書). 20...
Journal Article
Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2021) 8 (2): 341–370.
Published: 01 November 2021
... Yuanqu xuan , there is a high degree of variation in transcriptions of chaibai daozi in other masterpieces of late Ming literature: see for instance the reference to chaizi daobai 拆字道白 in the twenty-third scene of Mudan ting 牡丹亭 (Peony Pavilion). Tang, Mudan ting , 23.123 . In this case, chaizi...
Journal Article
Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2017) 4 (2): 209–215.
Published: 01 November 2017
... reincarnated became widely if not universally accepted in later Southern Song biji writings. The article by Zhu and Zhao moves from there to a still later “reincarnation” of the rebirth story, showing how it was transformed and elaborated in Ming- and Qing-period vernacular fiction and drama, in which...
Journal Article
Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2015) 2 (1): 43–91.
Published: 01 April 2015
... Images: Late Chinese Painting and Calligraphy from the Shih-t'ou Shu Wu Collection) (Taipei: Rock Publishing House, Ltd., 2001), 1:88 Figure 1. Peng Nian 彭年 (1505–1566), preface to “Zhu Ming xian shou Wen Zhengming bashi shihua ce” 諸明賢壽文徵明八十詩畫册 (Various Ming Talents Celebrating Wen Zhengming's...
FIGURES | View All (19)
Journal Article
Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2017) 4 (2): 248–278.
Published: 01 November 2017
... “Wujie” was the most natural choice for vernacular readers in late imperial China. Of course, the name “Wujie” makes only an occasional appearance in the Lengzhai yehua . Other documents of the Song era still consistently adhered to the correct form, “Wuzu Jie.” It was not until the Yuan and Ming...
Journal Article
Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2020) 7 (1): 87–114.
Published: 01 April 2020
... women Before the advent of vernacular literature, that is, before the Yuan-Ming period, when writings in the vernacular language became widespread (at least as that kind of literature has come down to us today), writing in China was mostly done by persons who had a classical education. It is hardly...
Journal Article
Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2019) 6 (1): 239–271.
Published: 01 April 2019
... Pu Tong in the classic episode titled “Witnessing the Tragedies” (Candu 慘睹; aka Bayang 八陽) of the famous kunqu play Qianzhong lu 千忠戮 (Tragic Killings of the Loyalists). This drama follows the story of Emperor Jianwen 建文帝 (1377–1402) of the early Ming dynasty, who disguises himself as a monk...
FIGURES | View All (11)
Journal Article
Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2014) 1 (1-2): 90–124.
Published: 01 November 2014
... but be left with the impression that Yuan was fond of praising people of rank and importance. In the Ming and Qing Dynasties, entrance into officialdom had to be gained via the civil service examinations; as a result, almost all government officials could write poetry or prose to some degree. If a high...