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Tales of the Taoist Immortals


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Tales of the Taoist Immortals - Wong, Eva, Ph.D.
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As a girl growing up in Hong Kong, Eva Wong heard and memorized many tales told to her by Hong Kong's finest professional storytellers, by actors on the radio, and by her grandmother. These popular tales of the Taoist immortals were also often dramatized in Chinese operas. The stories are of famous characters in Chinese history and myth: a hero's battle with the lords of evil, the founder of the Ming dynasty's treacherous betrayal of his friends, a young girl who saves her town by imitating rooster calls. Entertaining ...

Tales of the Taoist Immortals 2001, Shambhala, Boston, MA

ISBN-13: 9781570628092

Trade paperback