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Kai Lung"s Golden Hours

by Ernest Bramah

  • 54 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Wildside Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fantasy,
  • Fiction - Fantasy,
  • Fiction,
  • Fantasy - General,
  • Drama / General,
  • Fiction / Fantasy / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages236
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8822529M
    ISBN 101587152096
    ISBN 109781587152092
    OCLC/WorldCa73727054

    The second volume of amusing Chinese fantasies. A captivating collection that’s ripe for rediscovery, „Kai Lung’s Golden Hours” stands as the very best of these beguiling with other Kai Lung novels, the main plot serves primarily as a vehicle for the presentation of the gem-like, aphorism-laden stories told by the protagonist Kai Lung, an itinerant story-teller of ancient China.   Kai Lung's Golden Hours is a fantasy novel by English writer Ernest Bramah. Kai Lung, an itinerant story-teller of ancient China, is brought before the court of the Mandarin Shan Tien on charges of treason by the Mandarin's confidential agent Ming-shu.

    Kai Lung (開龍) is a fictional character in a series of books by Ernest Bramah, consisting of The Wallet of Kai Lung (), Kai Lung's Golden Hours (), Kai Lung Unrolls His Mat (), The Moon of Much Gladness (; published in the US as The Return of Kai Lung), Kai Lung Beneath the Mulberry Tree (), Kai Lung: Six () and Kai Lung Raises His Voice (). Kai Lung's Golden Hours. Average rating: out of 5 stars, based on 2 reviews 2 reviews. Ernest Bramah. Kai Lungs Golden Hours. Specifications. Publisher: Read Books, Hesperides Press. Book Format: Paperback. for example --with parodies of British life of the time. This book sets up a frame story in which the wandering storyteller Kai /5(2).

    Utterly delightful pastiche on ancient Chinese story style. The Golden Hours contains 12 stories of Kai Lung's adventures. With a Preface by Hilaire Belloc. g. (Literature, China, Legend, Pastiche, Humour, Travellers' Library) Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. The Golden Hours Library: 12 Golden Story Book. Published by Golden Press. The Wallet of Kai Lung is a collection of fantasy stories by Ernest Bramah, all but the last of which feature Kai Lung, an itinerant story-teller of ancient China. The collection's importance in the history of fantasy literature was recognized by the anthologization of two of its tales in /5().


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There is an overarching narrative line to Kai Lungs Golden Hours but it is more of a device than a plot. The book exists largely to hold the stories, and the stories exist largely to hold Bramahs words, his witticisms and observations.4/5. Kai Lung's Golden Hours is an excellent book, connecting about a dozen stories that vary from engrossing or touching to hilarious, each told with the sparkling wit and faux-mythic-China setting that are the defining features indelibly associated with the name "Kai Lung," with a simple but nonetheless gripping story *about* Kai Lung/5(25).

Kai Lung's Golden Hours by Ernest Bramah. Author Ernest Bramah. Title Kai Lung's Golden Hours. Format Paperback. Brand New: A new, unread, unused book in perfect condition with no missing or damaged pages. See the seller’s listing for full details.

See all condition definitions- Seller Rating: % positive. A captivating collection that's ripe for rediscovery, „Kai Lung's Golden Hours" stands as the very best of these beguiling books. As with other Kai Lung novels, the main plot serves primarily as a vehicle for the presentation of the gem-like, aphorism-laden stories told by the protagonist Kai Lung, an itinerant story-teller of ancient : CreateSpace Publishing.

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Kai Lung’s Golden Hours is a frame story or frame novel, that is, the narrative provides a frame for different stories. Think One Thousand And One Nights or Canterbury Tales. Kai Lung is an ancient Chinese storyteller who tells stories to postpone his criminal conviction in the court of a Mandarin.4/5().

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Be the first to write a review. Best Selling in Fiction & Literature. This is the second book in the series about Kai Lung, a Chinese storyteller whose travels and exploits are used to introduce substories into the books.

Kai Lung's Golden Hours tells of him being brought before the court of Mandarin Shan Tien on charges of treason. As part of his defense, Kai Lung tells his tales to the Mandarin, which results. As with other Kai Lung novels, the main plot serves primarily as a vehicle for the presentation of the gem-like, aphorism-laden stories told by the protagonist Kai Lung, an itinerant story-teller of ancient China.

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Audio previews, convenient categories and excellent search functionality make your best source for free audio books. Download a free audio book for yourself today. Kai Lung's Golden Hours is an excellent book, connecting about a dozen stories that vary from engrossing or touching to hilarious, each told with the sparkling wit and faux-mythic-China setting that are the defining features indelibly associated with the name "Kai Lung," with a simple but nonetheless gripping story *about* Kai Lung/5(16).

Kai Lung’s Golden Hours is a frame story or frame novel, that is, the narrative provides a frame for different stories. Think One Thousand And One Nights or Canterbury Tales.

Kai Lung is an ancient Chinese storyteller who tells stories to postpone his criminal conviction in the court of a Mandarin. When I reread them recently, I started with the second book, Kai Lungs Golden Hours. All in all, I would have to say it is better than The Wallet of Kai Lung.

Lighter, funnier, better crafted, as well as having a cohesive (if throwaway) plot to pull together the stories. But Wallet is still an entertaining book/5. Kai Lung's Golden Hours is a fantasy novel by Ernest Bramah. It was first published in hardcover in London by Grant Richards Ltd. in October,and there have been numerous editions since.

The first edition included a preface by Hilaire Belloc, which has Brand: Kai Lung's Golden Hours by Ernest Bramah Part 2 out of 5. homepage; Index of Kai Lung's Golden Hours; Previous part (1) Next part (3) "That manifestly is what I seek," said Ning.

"But it might as well be at the bottom of its native sea, for no ladder could reach to such a height nor would the slender branch support a living form.". Addeddate Identifier Identifier-ark ark://tnt62 Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi Scanner Internet. New York: George H.

Doran. Very Good in Good+ dust jacket. Hardcover in DJ. KAI LUNG'S GOLDEN HOURS By Ernest Bramah, With a Preface by Hilaire Belloc; George H. Doran Company, Publishers. New York, NY. First American Edition. This book is hard-bound in colorful, pictorial paper covered orange cloth boards.

The dust jacket is edge.KAI LUNG'S GOLDEN HOURS CHAPTER I The Encountering of Six within a Wood ONLY at one point along the straight earth-road leading from Loo-chow to Yu-ping was there any shade, a wood of stunted growth, and here Kai Lung cast himself down in refuge from the noontide sun and slept.

When he woke it was with the sound of discreet laughter trickling.British author Ernest Bramah develops his own unique versions of classic Chinese folktales—and creates a few entirely new ones—in the stories collected in Kai Lung's Golden lessly embodying the clarity and purity of ancient Asian mythology, these short, sweet and often humorous stories will enchant readers young and old alike.