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Author Wang-Ngai, Siu

Title Chinese Opera : Images and Stories
Published Vancouver : UBC Press, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (254 pages)
Contents Intro; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Dynasties of China; Note on Romanization; 1 The Dramatic Tradition; 2 Regional Opera Styles; 3 Conventions; 4 Heavenly Beings; 5 Emperors and Their Ladies; 6 Generals and Warriors; 7 Scholars and Officials; 8 Wealthy Families; 9 Common Folk: Those Who Are Ruled; 10 The Religious; 11 Outlaws; 12 Ghosts; 13 A Final Word; Appendix A: English Guide to Photographs; Appendix B: Chinese Guide to Photographs; Select Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Y; Z
Notes Print version record
Form Electronic book
Author Lovrick, Peter, 1953-
Siu, Wang
ISBN 0774856378