[Shi Hui]; Li Zhuowu ed.; Liu Shiheng comp. & ed: LI ZHUOWU XIANSHENG PIPING YOUGUI JI = BAI YUE TING. (Nuanhongshi Edition of the Moon Prayer Pavilion or Women's Quarters in Li Zhuowu' Critical Version). Nuanhong Shi Huike Chuanqi. Yangzhou, 1995. 1, 2, 2, 10, 56; 2, 10, 66 folded leaves, Chinese-style. Reproductions of woodcut illustrations on ranges 10 folded leaves per volume. 2 vols. 29x18 cm. Stitched.
GBP 40.00
Modern facsimile of Liu Shiheng's recutting - at the Nuanhong Studio during the early Republican period - of a southern dramatic romance (chuanqi) sometimes attributed to Shi Hui (17th c.). This is a part of the well-known collectanea of famous dramas and dramatics produced to a high standard by Liu Shiheng (1875-1926) and based, in turn, on Ming period illustrated editions showing many fine contemporary woodcuts. Text in Chinese only. Out of print.
Subjects: Illustrated Books Theatre
Available, as of: 12/02/2022
Was item 247 in printed List 202.
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