Market Street: A Chinese Woman in Harbin

Paperback | November 25, 2014

byXiao HongTranslated byHoward Goldblatt

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Xiao Hong (1911–1942) is best known for her two short novels, Field of Life and Death and Tales of Hulan River. Howard Goldblatt has translated numerous works of contemporary Chinese fiction, most notably the novels of Nobel Prize winner Mo Yan.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:160 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.46 inPublished:November 25, 2014Publisher:University Of Washington PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0295994231

ISBN - 13:9780295994239

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Intensely personal, lyrical, evocative, these poignant sketches detail with urgent beauty two years in the life of a young writer who confronts, first, the misery of hunger and cold, and later, the fear of seizure by the occupation police. The book is powerful in its confinement, vivid in its simplicity.... Howard Goldblatt has preserved in graceful, supple, often poetic English the acuity of insight and the nuances of tone. - Los Angeles Times