Judge Dee at work : eight Chinese detective stories / by Robert van Gulik ; with illustrations drawn by the author in Chinese style.
- 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.
|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.
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|Subject:||Di, Renjie, 629-700 > Fiction.
China > History > Tang dynasty, 618-907 > Fiction.
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