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Judge Dee at work : eight Chinese detective stories / by Robert van Gulik ; with illustrations drawn by the author in Chinese style.

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  • ISBN: 9780226848983 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0226848981 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (vi, 174 pages) : illustrations.
  • Edition: University of Chicago Press ed.
  • Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1992.

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Formatted Contents Note:
Five auspicious clouds -- Red tape murder -- He came with the rain -- Murder on the Lotus Pond -- Two beggars -- Wrong sword -- Coffins of the Emperor -- Murder on New Year's Eve.
Summary, etc.:
A collection of eight stories about Judge Dee, covering a decade in which the judge served in four different provinces of the Tang Empire, dispensing his own brand of Confucian justice.
Source of Description Note:
Description based on print version record.
Subject: Di, Renjie, 629-700 > Fiction.
China > History > Tang dynasty, 618-907 > Fiction.
Detective and mystery stories, English.
Historical fiction, English.
Judges > Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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