Early Medieval Chinese Texts

Early Medieval Chinese Texts

A Bibliographical Guide (CRM 71)

Cynthia L. Chennault, ed., Keith N. Knapp, ed., Alan J. Berkowitz, ed., Albert E. Dien, ed.

Publication date: 2015
ISBN-13 (print): 978-1-55729-109-7
ISBN-10 (print): 1-55729-109-8
ISBN-13 (e-book): 978-1-55729-171-4

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A guide to primary sources that date from China's early medieval period (late third through sixth centuries) and to later anthologies or reference works concerning them. Ninety-three essays, arranged alphabetically by title, discuss authorship, contents, history of editions, traditional commentaries and assessments, modern scholarship, and translations.

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A guide to primary sources that date from China's early medieval period (late third through sixth centuries) and to later anthologies or reference works concerning them. Ninety-three essays, arranged alphabetically by title, discuss authorship, contents, history of editions, traditional commentaries and assessments, modern scholarship, and translations.

Appendices include cross-references to alternate titles, common literary genres, frequently cited sources and collectanea, textual transmission of the standard histories, and non-Western periodical titles.

Pages: 546
Language: English
Publisher: Institute of East Asian Studies, University of California, Berkeley
OCLC: 871200275

Cynthia L. Chennault, ed.

Cynthia L. Chennault is associate professor of Chinese at the University of Florida. Her research focuses on Chinese lyrical poetry, society, and history from the Six Dynasties to the early Tang period (4th to 7th centuries). She is the journal editor of Early Modern China. She is the lead editor of Early Medieval Chinese Texts: A Bibliographical Guide (IEAS, 2015).

Education: B.A. in English Literature, Wellesley College; M.A./Ph.D. in East Asian Languages and Civilization, Chinese, Stanford University.

Keith N. Knapp, ed.

Keith N. Knapp is professor of history at The Citadel (The Military College of South Carolina), where he teaches classes on East Asia. His research focuses on the cultural and social history of early medieval China. He is the author of Selfless Offspring: Filial Children and Social Order in Medieval China (University of Hawai'i Press, 2005), and co-editor of Early Medieval Chinese Texts: A Bibliographical Guide (IEAS, 2015).

Education: B.A. in History and Asian Studies, State University of New York, Albany; M.A./Ph.D. in East Asian History, University of California, Berkeley.

Alan J. Berkowitz, ed.

Alan J. Berkowitz was Susan W. Lippincott Professor of Modern and Classical Languages and Professor of Chinese at Swarthmore College. He was also Chair of Asian Studies. His research focused on the poetry and culture of the Six Dynasties and the Tang dynasty. He is the author of Patterns of Disengagement: The Practice and Portrayal of Reclusion in Early Medieval China (Stanford University Press, 2000), and co-editor of Early Medieval Chinese Texts: A Bibliographical Guide (IEAS, 2015). Professor Berkowitz passed away in summer 2015.

Education: B.A. in Asian Studies and Comparative Literature, University of Vermont; M.A./Ph.D in Classical Chinese Language and Literature, University of Washington.

Albert E. Dien, ed.

Albert E. Dien is professor emeritus of East Asian Languages and Cultures at Stanford University. He is the author of Six Dynasties Civilization (Yale University Press, 2007), and co-editor of Early Medieval Chinese Texts: A Bibliographical Guide (IEAS, 2015).

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Early Medieval Chinese Texts: A Bibliographical Guide (CRM 71)

Introduction – ix

Chronology of Dynasties – xvii

Rulers and Reign Eras – xix

Texts

            Bao Zhao ji 鮑照集—Su Jui-lung – 1

            Baopuzi 抱朴子—Matthew Wells – 6

            Bei Qi shu 北齊書—Kenneth Klein – 13

            Bei shi 北史—David Graff – 18

            Beitang shuchao 北堂書鈔—Damien Chaussende – 24

            Biqiuni zhuan 比丘尼傳—John Kieschnick – 28

            Bowu zhi 博物志—Roger Greatrex – 32

            Cao Zhi ji 曹植集—Qiulei Hu – 39

            Chen shu 陳書—Damien Chaussende – 44

            Chenggong Sui ji 成公綏集—Howard L. Goodman – 48

            Chuxue ji 初學記—Alexei Kamran Ditter – 52

            Diaoyu ji 琱玉集—Keith N. Knapp – 58

            Diwang shiji 帝王世紀—Monique Nagel-Angermann – 62

            Foguo ji 佛國記—Stuart H. Young – 67

            Fu Xuan ji 傅玄集—Kong Xurong – 72

            Gaoseng zhuan 高僧傳—John Kieschnick – 76

            Gaoshi zhuan 高士傳—Alan J. Berkowitz – 81

            Ge xianweng Zhouhou beijifang 葛仙翁肘後備急方—Fan Ka-wai – 88

            Guang Hongming ji 廣弘明集—Helwig Schmidt-Glintzer – 95

            Han Wei Liuchao baisanjia ji 漢魏六朝百三家集—Olga Lomová – 98

            He Chengtian ji 何承天集—Howard L. Goodman – 102

            He Xun ji 何遜集—Ping Wang – 105

            Hongming ji 弘明集—Helwig Schmidt-Glintzer – 109

            Hou Han shu 後漢書—Hans van Ess – 112

            Huanyuan ji 還冤記 —Albert E. Dien – 119

            Huayang guo zhi 華陽國志—J. Michael Farmer – 123

            Jiankang shilu 建康實錄—Liu Shu-fen – 131

            Jin shu 晉書—Howard L. Goodman – 136

            Jing-Chu suishi ji 荊楚歲時記—Andrew Chittick – 146

            Jinlouzi 金樓子—Beatrice Spade – 151

            Kong Zhigui ji 孔稚珪集—Olga Lomová – 158

            Liang Jianwendi ji 梁簡文帝集—Xiaofei Tian – 162

            Liang shu 梁書— Damien Chaussende – 167

            Liang Wudi ji 梁武帝集—Xiaofei Tian – 171

            Liang Yuandi ji 梁元帝集 —Xiaofei Tian – 175

            Liuzi 劉子—Lo Yuet Keung – 179

            Lu Ji ji 陸機集—Nicholas Morrow Williams – 188

            Lu Yun ji 陸雲集—Sujane Wu – 193

            Luoyang qielan ji 洛陽伽藍記—Victor Cunrui Xiong – 198

            Nan Qi shu 南齊書—William Gordon Crowell – 202

            Nan shi 南史—Mark Strange and Jakub Hruby – 209

            Niu Hong ji 牛弘集—Howard L. Goodman – 217

            Pan Yue ji 潘岳集—Nicholas Morrow Williams – 220

            Qieyun 切韻—Meow Hui Goh – 225

            Qimin yaoshu 齊民要術—Francesca Bray – 232

            Quan shanggu Sandai Qin Han Sanguo Liuchao wen

                        全上古三代秦漢三國六朝文—David R. Knechtges – 242

            Renwu zhi 人物志—Goh Kailing – 245

            Sanguo zhi 三國志 —Robert Joe Cutter – 250

            Shanghan lun 傷寒論—Catherine Despeux – 258

            Shennong bencao jing 神農本草經—Catherine Despeux – 264

            Shenxian zhuan 神仙傳—Robert Ford Campany – 269       

            Shi pin 詩品—John Timothy Wixted – 275

            Shiliuguo chunqiu 十六國春秋—David Brian Honey – 289

            Shishuo xinyu 世說新語—Qian Nanxiu – 296

            Shiyi ji 拾遺記—Lei Jin – 302

            Shu Xi ji 束晳集—Howard L. Goodman – 306

            Shuijing zhu 水經注—J. Henning Huesemann – 311

            Shuyi ji 述異記—Lily Xiao Hong Lee – 318

            Song shu 宋書—Andrew Chittick – 320

            Soushen ji 搜神記—Daniel Hsieh – 324

            Sui shu 隋書—Victor Cunrui Xiong – 330

            Sun Chuo ji 孫綽集—Zornica Kirkova – 335

            Taiping yulan 太平御覽—Johannes L. Kurz – 342

            Tao Yuanming ji 陶淵明集—Xiaofei Tian – 347

            Tong dian 通典—David Graff – 355

            Wang Shuhe Maijing 王叔和脈經—Catherine Despeux – 362

            Wei shu 魏書—Kenneth Klein – 368

            Wei Wendi ji 魏文帝集—Qiulei Hu – 373

            Wei Wudi ji 魏武帝集—Qiulei Hu – 377

            Wen xuan 文選—David R. Knechtges – 381

            Wenxin diaolong 文心雕龍—Antje Richter – 389

            Wu Jun ji 吳均集—Cynthia L. Chennault – 401

            Xiao Tong ji 蕭統集—Ping Wang – 406

            Xiaozi zhuan 孝子傳—Keith N. Knapp – 409

            Xie Huilian ji 謝惠連集—Olga Lomová – 414

            Xie Lingyun ji 謝靈運集—Wendy Swartz – 418

            Xie Tiao ji 謝朓集—Cynthia L. Chennault – 422

            Xu Gaoseng zhuan 續高僧傳—John Kieschnick – 428

            Xun Xu ji 荀勖集—Howard L. Goodman – 432

            Yanshi jiaxun 顏氏家訓—Albert E. Dien – 436

            Yezhong ji 鄴中記—Shing Müller – 442

            Ying Qu ji 應璩集—Pauline Lin – 450

            Yiwen leiju 藝文類聚—Jessey J. C. Choo – 454

            Yu Xin ji 庾信集—Albert E. Dien – 465

            Yuan Shu ji 袁淑集—Brigitta Lee – 472

            Yuefu shiji 樂府詩集—Joseph R. Allen – 475

            Yulin 語林—Lily Xiao Hong Lee – 479

            Yutai xinyong 玉臺新詠—Thomas Jansen – 482

            Yuzhu baodian 玉燭寶典—Ian Chapman – 494

            Zhang Hua ji 張華集—Howard L. Goodman – 501

            Zhang Rong ji 張融集—Olga Lomová – 506

            Zhou shu 周書—Scott Pearce – 510

            Zuo Si ji 左思集—Yue Zhang – 514

Appendixes

            I: Cross-References to Alternate Titles – 519

            II: Common Literary Genres – 522

            III: Frequently Cited Sources and Collectanea – 524

            IV: Textual Transmission of the Standard Histories – 528

            V: Non-Western Periodical Titles – 536

Subject Index – 543