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The tribulations of a Chinese gentleman

Jules Verne

The tribulations of a Chinese gentleman

by Jules Verne

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Published by Arco in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Translation of: Les tribulations d"un Chinois en Chine.

Statementedited by I.O. Evans.
SeriesThe Fitzroy edition of Jules Verne
ContributionsEvans, I. O. 1894-
The Physical Object
Pagination187p.,ill.,21cm
Number of Pages187
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17404510M

The Tribulations of a Chinese Gentleman. aka The Tribulations of a Chinaman. Anyone read it? A Vernian adventure set in China in the late s. Kin-Fo, a "well to do" Chinese man living in Shang-Hai, is accused by his good friend Wang of not having had any discomforts in his life that would make him appreciate true happiness. The Tribulations of a Chinaman in China By: Jules Verne () The rich and flegmatic Kin-Fo loses his fortune and decides to die, but not before experiencing some strong emotions.

They are common subjects in traditional ink and wash painting, belonging to the category of bird-and-flower painting in Chinese art. The Four Gentlemen have been depicted in Chinese painting for more than a thousand years because of their refined beauty, as well as the moral characters with which the Chinese literati have imbued them. Learn Chinese with Books: 10 Novels for Your Reading List. When you pick up a Chinese book, the first challenge you’ll have is not to get bored or sleepy. No matter how much you love to learn Chinese, it’ll take some time getting used to reading, so read the text out loud. It Author: Ginny Ng.

May 27,  · Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Translation of: Les tribulations d'un Chinois en ChinePages: This large 17" x 12", /2 pound book contains reproduced Japanese and Chinese Paintings in Color Woodblock and Collotype. Consists of one hundred plates (72 in black and white collotype and 28 tipped in color woodblock prints), gold and green brocade silk over boards with original string hotellewin.com Rating: % positive.


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This September, her latest book, The Chinese Gentleman sold nearly 20, copies during its first two weeks in bookstores. Kan says coincidently, this is just the beginning.

The book, written in Chinese with English headings, outlines basic etiquette for the modern Chinese Male. Chinese Gentleman. The two Chinese characters on the left are jun1 zi3 (junzi). It can be roughly translated into 'gentleman' or 'man of honor'.

Junzi is a very important idea in Chinese culture and one of the most prominent terms in Confucius's Analects (Lun Yu). In one word, to become a junzi (gentleman) is one's ideal in Chinese culture. Dec 21,  · LETTER TO A CHINESE GENTLEMAN.

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Translated by Virginia Champlin. Kin-Fo is young, rich, about to get married, but does not care strongly for anything. He suddenly loses his fortune and decides to die, but not before experiencing some strong feelings.

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