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Lunyu, 论语, Chinese-German edition. Including classical text, modern Chinese translation and German language translation by famous classical translator Richard Wilhelm. Premium stiched hardcover edition.
This book is an ancient Chinese poem primer for intermediate or advanced Chinese learners who like ancient Chinese literature. There are altogether 104 poems in this book, including 73 Tang poems and 31 Song poems. Most of them are five-syllable or seven-syllable quatrains. They are short and easy to understand, read and recite. Pinyin and English annotations are provided for learners to study. This book is accompanied by an MP3.
This new edition includes three comic adaptions of Chinese classics in simplified Chinese and English: Madam White Snake (白蛇传), Thunder God (雷公转) and Shaolin Temple (少林寺).
This new edition includes the comic adaption of the Chinese classic Creation of the Gods (封神榜, Fengshen Bang) in simplified Chinese and English.
This new edition includes two comic adaptions of Chinese classics in simplified Chinese and English: Confucius Speaks (孔子说) and Sunzi Speaks (孙子说).
This new edition includes two comic adaptions of Chinese classics in simplified Chinese and English: History Speaks (史记) and The New Dao (世说新语).
Amid Beautiful Landscapes - Chinese Poetry and Painting is a cultural reader introducing classical Chinese poetry and Chinese landscape painting. It is designed for learners of Chinese language at the elementary or intermediate level and foreigners who are interested in classical Chinese poetry and Chinese landscape painting.
Fun with Ancient Chinese Poems in Multimedia is a set of listening and reading teaching resources for the study of ancient poems and a part of the elective courses of Chinese language and culture. The book includes ten ancient poems. A story related to the poem is told at the beginning of each lesson to make the complex Chinese poem easy to understand. Each ancient poem is set to music and sung on MTV in line with its connotation, rhythm and local characteristics. Its original form and unique characteristics give ancient Chinese poems completely-new explanations.
Cover with little damage, brand new stocks from the publisher. Illustrated comic adaption of Liji (Book of Rites). In Chinese and English.
instead 12,50 EUR
Huangdi Neijing, comic edition in German language only.
In this volume, Chinese Literature, you will meet great minds among the Chinese literates. Since reading is a form of pleasure that has been enjoyed for thousands of years, literature gives us the opportunity to meet great writers in Chinese history who have distilled their thoughts on life and society. This book will track the development of literature from the pre-Qin Dynasty era to the last monarchal regime, the Qing Dynasty.
This volume tells the story about how the Monkey King causes havoc in Heaven.
This volume tells the story about how the Monkey King defeats the White Bone Demon three times.
This volume tells a story about the Monkey King and his master Monk Tang, who went to the West together to fetch Buddhist scriptures.
This volume tells the story about how the Monkey King defeats the Golden Bell Demon.
This book is in XX and Learn Chinese series. All the books in this series are elective courses for Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language (TCFL). The selected 15 popular folk tales and historical stories are well-matched with new words, explanations of language points and cultural background, exercises, key to exercises etc, among which the texts, new words, explanations of language points and introductions to the background all have the corresponding English explanations to help students enlarge their vocabulary and understand Chinese culture in a pleasant way.
The Analects of Confucius with Illustrations is an extracurricular book designed for foreigners to learn The Analects of Confucius as well as the thoughts and deeds of Confucius. This set of two book includes a complete version of The Analects of Confucius, and represents and interprets every sentence in it with 1-3 lively illustrations. In order to deepen the readers’ understanding of The Analects of Confucius, the book also provides the original texts with Chinese pinyin, explanations in Chinese and English, sound recordings and the author’s further summarization. It is an ideal cultural reader for foreigners who are learning Chinese. This complete version consists of volume 1 and 2 - the complete series with all 20 chapters of The Analects of Confucius.
Nearly four centuries ago, Feng Menglong set to work on compiling countless tales and anecdotes that he hoped would inspire fellow patriots to save China from utter destruction in a time of total chaos. The result is the famous four-part classic Gems of Wisdom. Supreme Wisdom is part one of this timeless favourite. The Art of Insight covers Supreme Wisdom very first chapter. Comprising numerous stories of how great discernment was demonstrated, this book enables readers to grasp the essence of insight in a light-hearted, non-didactic manner.
In A New Account of World Tales the staccato dramas of the Wei-Jin Era (AD 220-420) are being replayed - dubbed in modern language of popular Taiwanese cartoonist Tsai Chih Chung.
instead 8,99 EUR
This book is an illustrated adaptation of Journey to the West, one of the greatest classical novels of Chinese literature. Part II presents ten stories of Journey to the West with cartoon panels and a text that is irreverently humorous yet replete with wisdom. It is a great and easy tool to learn Chinese classics. This book is illustrated in comic style, includes the modern Chinese text in simplified characters with English translations.
This book is an illustrated adaptation of two classical short stories of the selection Short Stories of the Tang Dynasty and includes the two fantastic tales Lei Gong Chuan (English: Thunder God) and She Tian Shi (English: Snake Master) with cartoon panels and a text that is irreverently humorous yet replete with wisdom.
This version of The Great Learning (Da Xue, 大学) is delightful and easy to grasp: with bilingual presentation of the classic text in simplified Chinese with Hanyu Pinyin and English translation, contains charming cartoon illustrations and presents 40 relevant stories from China's rich history.
This bilingual version of The Doctrine of the Mean (Zhong Yong, 中庸) is delightful and easy to grasp: presentation of the classic text in simplified Chinese with Hanyu Pinyin and English translation, contains charming cartoon illustrations and presents 30 relevant stories from China's rich history.
Nearly 100 popular and simple ancient Chinese poems are selected in this book. The poems are annotated in vernacular simplified Chinese and English. It also contains new words, background information, explanations of the poems and the episodes of the poets etc., which will help Chinese learners understand traditional Chinese culture.
The Book of Mencius (also Meng Tzu, chin. Mengzi 孟子) with classical text, modern Chinese translation and the most famous German translation of Richard Wilhelm!
An ever-great compilation of lesser-known short stories from the books handed down from the Han through early Song Dynasties, the tales depict interesting and bizarre characters set in weird and unusual plots which are sure to fascinate both the young and the more mature readers.
This is the sequel to The Birth of the Monkey King. Featuring the same lovable illustrations, rib-tickling twists and a galloping plot, Adventures of the Monkey King promises to leave you breathless with exhilaration. This time, the rebellious Sun Wukong and his fellow travellers run headlong into all sorts of adversities as they head west to gather scriptures as instructed by the Tang emperor...
Discover the Chinese secrets of setting and achieving goals. Containing wisdom and anecdotes from classical Chinese literature, The Chinese A.R.T. of Goal Setting illustrates the strategies used by the ancients to achieve the feats that challenge even modern imagination. Listing the conditions and pitfalls for successful goal setting, this book will benefit anyone who has set goals and wants to achieve them.
This new book depicts 100 battles in businesses and demonstrates how entrepreneurs and business people have employed the principles of Sunzi’s Art of War to thrive and stay ahead in the fast-changing and competitive business environment. There are 100 case studies, with stories of well-known entrepreneurs like Lee Iacocca, Andrew Carnegie, John D. Rockefeller, Li Ka-Shing, Lee Kong Chian and Tan Kah Kee. Famous Asian and western corporations like Nissan, Honda, Nokia, Hewlett-Packard Computers, Philips Electronics, Casio, etc. are featured as well, illustrating the credibility of Sunzi’s strategic art of business.
The Analects of Confucius is the gem in the crown of Chinese classics. This volume is a compilation of the best quotations specially selected from The Complete Analects of Confucius Volumes 1–3, including the Classical text, Hanyu Pinyin, English translation and inspirations. Depicted in vivid illustrations by Jeffrey Seow, this compilation is a handy reference for enrichment and undiminishing delight.
Wisdom from Chinese Proverbs is a collection of comic strips designed to illustrate wise and witty sayings of ancient China. The themes of the comics are selected from a book entitled Zeng Guang Xian Wen (增广贤文), also known as 'Ancient and Modern Chinese Proverbs', compiled between the Northern Song and Yuan Dynasties.
This book includes 35 famous short stories from ancient China full of Chinese wisdom, which provides readers with enjoyment of reading Chinese stories in English.
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Ancient Chinese poetry has delighted and moved readers throughout the ages. Now this anthology offers foreign students of Chinese at upper intermediate level the means to discover at first hand the beauty and consummate artistry of this fascinating body of verse. A unique feature of this book is the provision of pinyin phonetic transcriptions. This will ensure that the readers have a clear understanding of the tone patterns, so vital to the appreciation of Chinese verse. Includes 1 MP3-CD.
Ancient China Masterpiece Stories, contains 19 selected excerpts and stories from famous Chinese classics (like "Romance of the Three Kingdoms", "Journey to the West", "Dream of Red Mansions") in simplified characters, Hanyu Pinyin and English translation.
Part of the Traditional Chinese Culture series, this book is an illustrated adaptation of the early Zen Buddhist classics of the 13th century. Collected and popularized by the immensely popular Chinese illustrator Tsai Chih Chung, the book includes over 100 Zen tales for the reader of today, bringing to life the spirit and philosophy of Zen through cartoon panels with a text that is irreverently humorous yet replete with wisdom.
Historic Novels of the Sui and Tang Dynasty (Suitang Yanyi). Audiobook in Mandarin Chinese, runtime 95 hours, narrated by well known Shan Tianfang.
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The Doctrine of the Mean is one of the Four Books which were selected by Zhu Xi during the Song Dynasty as foundational introduction to Confucianism. A Selected Collection of the Doctrine of the Mean contains chosen parts of the classic in classical Chinese, modern Chinese and English translation - with b&w illustrations.
The Mencius is a collections of conversations of the scholar Mencius with kings of his time. A Selected Collection of Mencius contains chosen parts of Mencius in classical Chinese, modern Chinese and English translation. Annotations and illustrations are included.
This book is an illustrated adaptation of the renowned Qing dynasty writer Pu Songling’s influential look at the odd, the peculiar and the supernatural. Collected and popularized by the immensely popular Chinese illustrator Tsai Chih Chung, the book includes several tales for the reader of today through cartoon panels with a text that is irreverently humorous.
The Travels of Marco Polo is the usual English title of Marco Polo's travel book, Il Milione. The book is his account of his travels to China, which he calls Cathay (north China) and Manji (south China). The tradition is that Polo dictated the book to a romance writer, Rustichello da Pisa, while in prison in Genoa between 1298–1299; Rusticello may have worked up his first Franco-Italian version from Messer Marco's notes.
instead 4,90 EUR
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