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Peony in Love
Peony in Love
Author: Lisa See
Historical Novel set in the Chinese Qing dynasty. It explores how the Three Wives Commentary came to be written by Tan Ze (ca 1656) and her sister wives. It was the first book of its kind to be written and published by women, anywhere in the world. It is filled with fascinating information about Chinese funerary rites, beliefs about the afterli...  more
ISBN-13: 9780739491645
ISBN-10: 0739491644
Publication Date: 2007
Pages: 284
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Publisher: Random House
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
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I did not like the book. It took a long time to describe things. I had wanted to learn about Chinese and feet binding and it was sort of glossed over. Had heard Lisa See was a good author but I wasn't impressed.

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