Wells, Henry W.
Title TRADITIONAL CHINESE HUMOR: A Study in Art and Literature
Book Condition Blacked-out price to the front free endpaper, else very nearly fine in natural cloth with black Chinese character to the front cover; in a decorative dust jacket with light age-toning to the spine panel and flap folds. Jacket designed by Guy Fleming.
Edition First edition.
Publisher Bloomington & London: Indiana University Press, (1971).
Seller ID 31133.01
A study of Chinese humor as it appears in sculpture, poetry, drama, and prose, analyzing its range from the macabre to the highly refined, from outspoken to subtle. 242 pages, twelve black-and-white plates, selected bibliography, notes, index.
Literary Criticism. Chinese Literature. Humor. Art.