The Odyssey of the Buddhist Mind The Allegory of the Later Journey to the West

By: Liu, Xiaolian

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Xvii, 318 pp. Index, bibliography. Octavo. Red leatherette hard covers with bright gilt, just a bit of shelf wear. Interior clean and nice. Good copy. "Xiaolian Liu presents the first and only major study on the achievement of the novel in the context of both Western and Chinese allegorical traditions. This groundbreaking book provides a comparative study of the nature and various aspects of allegory as illustrated through the analysis of The Later Journey to the West, a seventeenth-century Chinese allegorical novel. The author also examines the theme, structure and characterization of the novel and their allegorical meanings." ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 336 pages

Title: The Odyssey of the Buddhist Mind The Allegory of the Later Journey to the West

Author Name: Liu, Xiaolian

Categories: Religion - Buddhism, History: China,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Lanham, New York, London, University Press of America: 1994

ISBN Number: 0819196703

ISBN Number 13: 9780819196705

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 10413

Keywords: Buddhism Jou Hsi Yu Chi,