Chinese Folk Tales: Volume 1


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Chinese Folk Tales:  Volume 1

Author/Editor: Ren Rongrong
Illustrators: Various
Order No. 1131
ISBN-13: 9781622460250
ISBN-10: 1622460251
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Homa & Sekey Books
Pub Year: 2017
Language: English
Size: 8 x 10
Page: 135
Price: $29.95. You pay only $23.96 (after 20% discount).

About the Book

Chinese folk tales are spiritual wealth created and owned by the people. It is an important part of the nation's literature. China has 56 ethnic groups. Each one has its own culture, tradition, and folk literature, with which the folk tales are created. Chinese Folk Tales has two volumes, including 20 pieces of tales from different ethnic groups. They reflect different histories and cultures. Chinese folk tales contain rich history knowledge and deep national affection. As an indispensable part of Chinese culture, they sparkle eternal artistic charm.

There are color illustrations throughout the books.

About the Author/Editor

Born in Guangdong Province, China, Ren Rongrong is a well-known writer of children's books and famous translator of children's literary works. Throughout his career, Ren has written many award-winning children’s works such as Dopey and Grumpy, A Gifted Acrobatic Performer, and I Became an Invisible Man. Ren has also translated a large number of famous children's literary works from Russian, English, Italian and Japanese, such as The Complete Andersen's Fairy Tales, Pushkin's Fairy Tales, Pinocchio, Peter Pan, Pippi Longstocking, and Russian Folk Tales. He received the Lifetime Achievement Award in Translation at the Second National Translation Conference in 2012.


The Legend of the Cowherd and the Weaver Girl 牛郎织女
The Legend of Lady Meng-Jiang 孟姜女的传说
The Legend of the White Snake 白蛇传
Butterfly Lovers (Liang Zhu) 梁山伯与祝英台
The Legend of the River Snail Maiden 田螺姑娘
The Chinese Scroll of the Palace Maiden 宫女图
The Story of the Crimson Spring 红泉的故事
The Magical Red Pomegranate 神奇的红石榴
The Bird on an Eternal Quest 找姑鸟
The Legend of Three Men of Immense Strength 三个大力士
The Story of the Magical Tube 宝筒

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Weight 2 lbs