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The Ch\'i-lin Purse

The Ch'i-lin Purse

(1994)
A collection of stories by

 
A Storytelling World magazine award winner

In turns funny, poignant, and wise, these nine lively stories are peopled with an array of unusual characters, including a young woman raised as a boy who is then faced with the complicated business of marriage; a carp-fish spirit who changes herself into a young woman for love's sake; a Miracle Doctor who can cure all illnesses except one; and a shopkeeper who learns the hard way the true meaning of justice.

 
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Hardback Editions

August 2008 : USA Library Binding
thumbTitle: The Ch'i-lin Purse: A Collection of Ancient Chinese Stories (Sunburst Book)
Author(s): Linda Fang
ISBN: 1-4395-1851-3 / 978-1-4395-1851-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Paw Prints 2008-08-11
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

September 1997 : USA Library Binding
thumbTitle: The Ch'i-Lin Purse: A Collection of Ancient Chinese Stories
Author(s): Linda Fang
ISBN: 0-613-04715-X / 978-0-613-04715-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: San Val
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

September 1997 : USA Turtleback
thumbTitle: The Ch'I-Lin Purse: A Collection of Ancient Chinese Stories
Author(s): Linda Fang
ISBN: 0-606-13261-9 / 978-0-606-13261-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Demco Media
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

September 1994 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: The Ch'i-Lin Purse: A Collection of Ancient Chinese Stories
Author(s): Linda Fang
ISBN: 0-374-31241-9 / 978-0-374-31241-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Douglas & McIntyre / Not Applicable
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Paperback Editions

August 2006 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: The Chi-Lin Purse
Author(s): David W Moore, Deborah J Short, Michael W Smith, Alfred W Tatum
ISBN: 0-7362-3143-9 / 978-0-7362-3143-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: National Geographic School Pub
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September 1997 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: The Ch'i-lin Purse: A Collection of Ancient Chinese Stories (Sunburst Book)
Author(s): Linda Fang
ISBN: 0-374-41189-1 / 978-0-374-41189-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Square Fish
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