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Officialdom Unmasked

  • 634 Pages
  • 1.80 MB
  • English
Hong Kong University Press
Modern fiction, Social life and customs, Fiction, Asian - Chinese, Literary Criticism, History - General History, Li, Boyuan,, General, Asian - General, 1867-1906, Translations into English, Historical - General, 1644-1912,
ContributionsT. L. Yang (Translator)
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9160053M
ISBN 109622095437
ISBN 139789622095434

Officialdom Unmasked (官場現形記) was written by Li Boyuan in the early years of the twentieth century as the dynasty crumbled. Bizarre though they may seem, the stories told in. The same year also saw the serialization of Officialdom Unmasked and the launching of his two other novels, namely Wenming Xiaoshi and Huo Diyu.

Yang was born in in Shanghai. He studied law in Soochow University from to In he entered London University, graduating with the degree of LLB (Hons.) in After his call /5(2). Officialdom Unmasked was written by Li Boyuan in the early years of the twentieth century as the dynasty crumbled.

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Even Judge Jia. Get this from a library. Officialdom unmasked: [Guan chang xian xing ji]. [Boyuan Li; T L Yang] -- Officialdom Unmasked was written by Li Boyuan in the early years of the twentieth century as the dynasty crumbled.

Bizarre though they may seem, the stories told in the novel are based on true. Another novel was translated into English in “Officialdom Unmasked” (2) by Li Baoyuan (or Li Baojia). This long novel (an abbreviated publication of pages) was serialized in a magazine in In recent years, there has been a revival, or rather an explosion of this traditional genre.

In literature, a serial is a printing format by which a single larger work, often a work of narrative fiction, is published in smaller, sequential installments are also known as numbers, parts or fascicles, and may be released either as separate publications or within sequential issues of a periodical publication, such as a magazine or newspaper.

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From senior ministers to junior clerks, few officials were Author: Ying Zhu. Officialdom Unmasked (also translated as In other words, he wants everyone to know the rules of the game. 88). The panopticon is a fiction that is made of a myriad of practices and has no Master. In this way the 'game of hide and seek of government' (West Sanders, CrossRef] View all references) works both ways: both those who seek to.

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Officialdom Unmasked, is a late-Qing Chinese novel by Li theme of the work is the disintegration of the late Qing dynasty civil service bureaucracy as it is deteriorating; the novel was translated to English in in an abridged format by T. L.

Yang and published by Hong Kong University Holoch, author of "A Novel of Setting: The Bureaucrats", wrote that the novel is.Officialdom unmasked = Guan chang xian xing ji / translated and abridged by T.L.

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