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The Golden Days: The Story of the Stone, Chapters 1 26

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The Story of the Stone (c. 1760) is one of the greatest novels of Chinese literature. The first part of the story, The Golden Days, begins the tale of Bao-yu, a gentle young boy who prefers girls to Confucian studies, and his two cousins: Bao-chai, his parents choice of a wife for him, and the ethereal beauty Dai-yu. Through the changing fortunes of the Jia family, this The Story of the Stone (c. 1760) is one of the greatest novels of Chinese literature. The first part of the story, The Golden Days, begins the tale of Bao-yu, a gentle young boy who prefers girls to Confucian studies, and his two cousins: Bao-chai, his parents choice of a wife for him, and the ethereal beauty Dai-yu. Through the changing fortunes of the Jia family, this rich, magical work sets worldly events - love affairs, sibling rivalries, political intrigues, even murder - within the context of the Buddhist understanding that earthly existence is an illusion and karma determines the shape of our lives.

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The Story of the Stone (c. 1760) is one of the greatest novels of Chinese literature. The first part of the story, The Golden Days, begins the tale of Bao-yu, a gentle young boy who prefers girls to Confucian studies, and his two cousins: Bao-chai, his parents choice of a wife for him, and the ethereal beauty Dai-yu. Through the changing fortunes of the Jia family, this The Story of the Stone (c. 1760) is one of the greatest novels of Chinese literature. The first part of the story, The Golden Days, begins the tale of Bao-yu, a gentle young boy who prefers girls to Confucian studies, and his two cousins: Bao-chai, his parents choice of a wife for him, and the ethereal beauty Dai-yu. Through the changing fortunes of the Jia family, this rich, magical work sets worldly events - love affairs, sibling rivalries, political intrigues, even murder - within the context of the Buddhist understanding that earthly existence is an illusion and karma determines the shape of our lives.
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Title The Golden Days: The Story of the Stone, Chapters 1 26 Height 12.8
Cao Xueqin Width 2.3
ISBN-13 9780140442939 Binding Paperback
ISBN-10 #0140442936 Spine Width
Publisher PENGUIN BOOKS Pages 544
Edition Availability In Stock

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