Ancient Chinese Fiction
Publisher: Han Culture Centre Malaysia & Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka (DBP)
Author: Chen Guisheng & Shen Dongmei
Page: 123 pg
Year of issue: 2018
Binder type: Softcover
Around 4000 works of fiction were created in China over a history of about 2000 years. These encompass both the classical and modern Chinese language's, short stories and long narratives. No matter whether one considers the profoundness and completeness of the ideological thought in these works or the skilled practice and perfection of the power of artistic expression, the novel in this period marked an unprecedented achievement and secured high status in Chinese literary history, even in global literary history.