Paperback: 147 pages
Publisher: People's Literature Publishing House (January 6, 2010)
Product Dimensions: 8.2 x 5.9 x 0.4 inches
Amazon Rank: 3832563
Format: PDF ePub djvu ebook
Six chapters of A Floating Life is an extraordinary blend of autobiography, love story and social document written by Shen Fu of China Qing Dynasty. In this intimate memoir, Shen Fu recounts the domestic and romantic joys of his marriage to Yun, the beautiful and artistic girl he fell in love with as a child. He also describes other incidents of his life, including how his beloved wife obtained a courtesan for him and reflects on his travels thro...