Chinese Love Poetry, Hardback Book

Chinese Love Poetry Hardback

Edited by Jane Portal

Illustrated by Qu Lei Lei

Part of the Gift Books series


Selected English translations by respected scholars are each illustrated with a scene from a Chinese painting or print in the collection of the British Museum.

Each poem is also illuminated by the artistic brushwork calligraphy of Qu Lei Lei.

Further reading and brief biographies of the poets are also provided.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 96 pages, 82 illustrations, 42 in colour
  • Publisher: British Museum Press
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  • Category: Poetry
  • ISBN: 9780714124131

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