Journey to the West (3 Volumes) by Cheng'En WuJourney to the West (3 Volumes) by Cheng'En Wu

Journey to the West (3 Volumes)

byCheng'En Wu

Boxed Set/Slip Case/Casebound | December 1, 2004

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Journey to the West is a classic Chinese mythological novel.It was 
written during the Ming Dynasty based on traditional 
folktales.Consisting of 100 chapters,this fantasy relates the adventures
of a Tang Dynasty(618-907)priest Sanzang and his three 
disciples,Monkey,Pig and Friar Sand,as they travel west in search of 
Buddhist Sutra.The first seven chapters recount the birth of the Monkey 
King and his rebellion against Heaven.Then in chapters eight to 
twelve,we learn how Sanzang was born and why he is searching for the 
scriptures,as well as his preparations for the journey.The rest of the 
story describes how they vanquish demons and monsters,tramp over the 
Fiery Mountain,cross the Milky Way,and after overcoming many 
dangers,finally arrive at their destination--the Thunder Monastery in 
the Western Heaven--and find the Sutra.
Title:Journey to the West (3 Volumes)Format:Boxed Set/Slip Case/CaseboundDimensions:1722 pagesPublished:December 1, 2004Publisher:Foreign Languages PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:7119017780

ISBN - 13:9787119017785