• Title : Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress

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  • ISBN: 0385722206

  • Format Type: Paperback

  • Number of Pages: 184 pages


Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress Description

In this enchanting tale about the magic of reading and the wonder of romantic awakening, two hapless city boys are exiled to a remote mountain village for reeducation during China s infamous Cultural Revolution There they meet the daughter of the local tailor and discover a hidden stash of Western classics in Chinese translation As they flirt with the seamstress and secretly devour these banned works, they find transit from their grim surroundings to worlds they never imagined..



Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress Reviews

thumbnail Title: Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress
Author:Dai Sijie
ISBN :0385722206
ranting: 1.5
Reviewer: 198 Reviews
Description: In this enchanting tale about the magic of reading and the wonder of romantic awakening, two hapless city boys are exiled to a remote mountain village for reeducation during China s infamous Cultural

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