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Published: 01 April 2016
Figure 1. The silver censer from the Famen Temple 法門寺 More
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Published: 01 April 2019
Figure 3. Yuan Shikai and Yuan Shilian fishing. Gelatin silver print. Courtesy of the Shanghai Library. More
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Published: 01 April 2019
Figure 4. Yuan Shikai in fisherman's garb. Gelatin silver print. Courtesy of the Shanghai Library. More
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Published: 01 April 2019
Figure 8. Celadon bowl with incised, underglaze decor and silver-foil-wrapped rim. Yaozhou ware. Northern Song. 8 × 17 cm. Collection of the Shaanxi History Museum. More
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2022) 9 (2): 367–396.
Published: 01 November 2022
... and Valuations, 1500–1650,” edited by Karin Hofmeester and Christine Moll-Murata . Special issue, International Review of Social History 56 ( 2011 ): 165 – 95 . Rusk, Bruce . “ Value and Validity: Seeing through Silver in Late Imperial China. ” In Powerful Arguments: Standards of Validity...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2019) 6 (2): 483–486.
Published: 01 November 2019
... or incompetent in a cutthroat world. The Book of Swindles rarely delights in misfortune per se: if you are gulled, the book implies, you were probably gullible. But if you are truly an innocent victim, then Zhang is on your side. The introduction to The Book of Swindles provides information on the silver...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2018) 5 (1): 1–33.
Published: 01 April 2018
.... Fengyue meng depicts the moral ethos of this brothel-dominated, usury-prone, and squeeze-driven society, in which each transaction comes labeled with a price in terms of both money—silver taels, silver dollars, and copper cash, precisely enumerated—and that money's equivalent in terms of a character's...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2019) 6 (2): 383–411.
Published: 01 November 2019
... of the symbolic order by which the realm assumes conceptual coherence. 1 The dynastic empire—a radiating network of hierarchical relations coterminous with a bounded territory—is thus placed in tension with an empire of silver, in which all relations are horizontal, transactional, and geographically...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2020) 7 (1): 115–148.
Published: 01 April 2020
... brother. The virtues of “the other” are appreciated, and the power structure of dominance and control is softened and relativized. On the personal level, Wang Ming continues to perform feats of stealing magic weapons, this time from the state master ( guoshi 國師) of the Silver-Eyed Kingdom...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2016) 3 (1): 85–107.
Published: 01 April 2016
...Figure 1. The silver censer from the Famen Temple 法門寺 ...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2019) 6 (1): 239–271.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Figure 3. Yuan Shikai and Yuan Shilian fishing. Gelatin silver print. Courtesy of the Shanghai Library. ...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2019) 6 (1): 56–95.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Figure 8. Celadon bowl with incised, underglaze decor and silver-foil-wrapped rim. Yaozhou ware. Northern Song. 8 × 17 cm. Collection of the Shaanxi History Museum. ...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2014) 1 (1-2): 1–28.
Published: 01 November 2014
... twentieth-century scholar describing the procedure of selection of sexual partner, The Eunuchs , 43–44, and on 52 regarding the palace pharmacy and “elixir pills.” A recent book for popular reading about Chinese eunuchs also reports about the procedure, which involved the use of a silver tray...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2017) 4 (1): 56–90.
Published: 01 April 2017
... perfume. 繡衣聞异香 I entered secretly into her room but the chain-lock stirred— 潛來珠鎖動 6 Startled, she awoke from her dream world, enveloped by the silver screen. 驚覺銀屏夢 Her beautiful face beamed with smiles, 慢臉笑盈盈 8 As we gazed into each other's eyes with endless affection. 相看無限 27...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2023) 10 (1): 81–107.
Published: 01 April 2023
...: To the Tune “Treading the Sedge” 踏莎行 A thin horse neighs in the suburb, 瘦馬嘶郊, 2 A cold crow perches on a tree, 寒鴉宿樹 The red chamber is where the souls are consumed. 紅樓原是銷魂處 4 One urges another not to let the wine cup empty, 一樽相勸不教空 In the silver lamp's shadow, the zither's...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2023) 10 (2): 336–378.
Published: 01 November 2023
... of being born as [a horse of] fifteen ribs? 生成何用十五肋 2 Silver saddles and gossamer horsecloths in a band of thousands or hundreds. 羅帕銀鞍千百群 Yet, iron caltrops could not nurture him plump. 可是蒺藜肥不得 4 Its build is like a towering mountain; its mind is like clouds. 骨如山立意如雲 Gong Su's poem...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2021) 8 (1): 31–58.
Published: 01 April 2021
...。 one a chicken practicing dance, 一面旗雞學舞, one a dog sprouting a pair of wings, 一面旗狗生雙翅, one a snake twining around a bottle gourd. 一面旗蛇纏胡蘆。 [ Fifth from coda ] 【五煞】 Red lacquered rakes, 紅漆了叉, silver plated axes, 銀錚了斧, sweet melons, bitter melons, plated yellow gold. 甜瓜苦瓜黃金鍍...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2021) 8 (1): 59–88.
Published: 01 April 2021
... to the district governor in Hefei, 西台令史合肥官 2 Your capacity, aspiration, and mind are broad. 局量胸襟懷抱寬 Silver whip and purple steed, in the post-station of feicuan . 48 銀鞭紫馬驛蜚竄 4 Feasting and staying over at brothels, 宴秦樓、宿謝館 [You were surrounded by] flesh screens and clusters of brocades...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2015) 2 (2): 444–480.
Published: 01 November 2015
... of bold and magnificent landscapes. Compare the lines from “Wucheng fu” with an example from one of Mao Zedong's 毛澤東 (1893—1976) poems: 南邊像/有蒼梧漲海在奔馳,北邊像/有紫塞鴈門在奔跑 Southward galloping to the Green Kola and the Swollen Sea Mountains dance like silver snake 山舞銀蛇, Fields run like a waxed...
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Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture (2016) 3 (1): 137–174.
Published: 01 April 2016
... of [the virtue of] metal, then the course of governing is peaceful and smooth, and gold will be discovered in deep mountains”; “When the lord accedes to kingship on the basis of [the virtue of] metal, then yellow silver will appear”; “When the lord accedes to kingship on the basis of [the virtue of] metal...
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