Monkey

Folk Novel of China
CD - unabridged
Audio (11 discs)
Product Number: DD46581
Released: Oct 01, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781094016436
Narrator/s: Kenneth Williams
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Probably the most popular book in the history of the Far East, this classic sixteenth century novel is a combination of picaresque novel and folk epic that mixes satire, allegory, and history into a rollicking adventure. It is the story of the roguish Monkey and his encounters with major and minor spirits, gods, demigods, demons, ogres, monsters, and fairies. This translation, by the distinguished scholar Arthur Waley, is the first accurate English version; it makes available to the Western reader a faithful reproduction of the spirit and meaning of the original.

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Author(s): Wu Cheng'en
Genre: Classics, Fantasy

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CD
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Author(s): Wu Cheng'en
Narrator(s): Kenneth Williams
Genre: Classics, Fantasy
Product Number DD22543
Released: Nov 01, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Naxos Audiobooks
ISBN: #9781843799214
eAudio
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Author(s): Wu Cheng'en
Narrator(s): Kenneth Williams
Genre: Classics, Fantasy
Product Number Z100015883
Released: Nov 01, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Naxos Audiobooks
ISBN: #9781843799221
eBook
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Author(s): Wu Cheng'en
Product Number EB00641406
Released: Mar 11, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Grove Atlantic
ISBN: #9780802198846

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