Rickshaw : The Novel

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The sights, sounds, and smells of early twentieth century Peking are reproduced in a socialist novel depicting the dehumanization of a worker who both represents and is victimized by a sick society
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Product details

  • Paperback | 260 pages
  • 138.18 x 212.85 x 19.3mm | 326.59g
  • Honolulu, HI, United States
  • English
  • maps
  • 0824806557
  • 9780824806552
  • 1,205,287

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Rickshaw is a new translation of the twentieth-century Chinese classic Lo-t'o Hsiang Tzu, the first important study of a laborer in modern Chinese literature. While the rest of the Chinese literary world debated hotly, and for years, the value of proletarian literature, Lao She wrote the novel that the left wing insisted on but failed to produce.
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