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Snuff-bottles and other stories

by Yu-mei Teng

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Published by Chinese Literature in Beijing, China .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementDeng Youmei ; translated by Gladys Yang
SeriesPanda books
ContributionsYang, Gladys
The Physical Object
Pagination220 p. ;
Number of Pages220
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16265558M
ISBN 100835116077

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Schiffer Publishing Chinese Snuff Bottles: A Guide to Addictive Miniatures - One of the loveliest objects to come from China's Imperial history is the snuff bottle--elegant, tactile, beautifully crafted, and above all small; it makes an ideal subject for book clearly explains the history of snuff and its specialized bottles from the 17th century to the present in America, Europe. Our blog Ampersand has the latest And Other Stories news and regular features including Bookshop of the Month. Bookshop of the Month: Desperate Literature. The best way to escape the long, cold days of February is to settle into a great book, it’s even [ ] Bookshop of the Month. Javerya Iqbal - .

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Snuff-bottles and other stories by Yu-mei Teng Download PDF EPUB FB2

I believe the author's forte is in historical settings with bright characters, the eponymous story, "Snuff Bottles", might stand as a proof of that.

This is a book by Deng Youmei, translated into English by Gladys Yang. I liked the first story up until the last three pages, when it became anti-climatic.3/5. Snuff-Bottles and Other Stories Paperback – January 1, by Deng Youmei (Author), Gladys Yang (Translator) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ Author: Deng Youmei. Genre/Form: Translations: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Deng, Youmei, Snuff-bottles and other stories.

Beijing, China: Chinese Literature. Deng Youmei is the author of Snuff Bottles & Other Stories ( avg rating, 2 ratings, 1 review, published )3/5.

Snuff Bottles & Other Stories by Deng Youmei,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.3/5(2). The book is produced in Japan with the same high quality to ensure the superb feel of the original edition.

Each copy is hand-numbered. It covers snuff bottles made of all the various precious materials and discussed the fundamentals of collecting and details of Cited by: 3.

Chinese Snuff Bottles is invaluable document for all interested in the history of Chinese is also a lucid and fascinating guidebook for the collector or would be collector, both of snuff bottles and other products of Chinese craftsmanship.

All the skills and ingenuity of the Chinese artisans were lavished upon the production of these tiny bottles, making them pre-eminent representatives. Still, it was not until the time of the French Revolution and [82] SNUFF AND SNUFF BOXES subsequent years that inventions really ran riot in the field of form.

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Published by China Books & Periodicals Inc.,U.S. 1 January Paperback / softback. ISBN: Reviewed by the LRB Snuff Bottles & Other Stories. translated by Professor Gladys Yang, by Deng Youmei and Yu-Mei Teng. There have been many informative books on snuff bottles published in the last 20 years, filled with useful attribution information as well as beautiful photography.

A rare and unusual carved agate deer-form snuff bottle, 2⅝ in ( cm) high. Soon, delicately handcrafted and ornate snuff bottles were a wildly popular symbol of status in the imperial court—tobacco, imported from the New World, was prohibitively expensive for most commoners.

For the upper crust of Chinese society, a snuff bottle was the equivalent of a Rolex watch. The Collector's Book of Snuff Bottles. Bob C. Stevens. Weatherhill, - Snuff boxes and bottles - pages. 0 Reviews. Out of print for more than 10 years, this exceptional book has become a rare item sought after by collectors for many years.

This important limited edition reprint is inevitable and fulfills the growing need of new. Over the course of the two hundred year period snuff bottles were fashionable, their demand spread from the royals exclusively down to the entire Qing Dynasty society.

Because they represent Chinese calligraphy, painting, ceramics, enameled works, and more, today snuff bottles are among the most sought after and collected types of Chinese artwork. Signed by the author with a dedication to Robert Hall, dated Palm Beach A superlative collection of Chinese snuff bottles painted by major artists from the Qing dynasty, their followers and students, to present day Masters of this minitaure art.

From the library of Robert Hall. Chinese Snuff Bottles: The Adventures And Studies Of A Colletor - Lilla S. Perry DOWNLOAD HERE.

This title was originally published in print form by Tuttle Publishing in This book. Carved, painted, or decorated snuff bottles show the exquisite taste and workmanship of Asian artisans. Most snuff bottles do not measure more than 2 1/2 inches high and are made of amber, jade, ivory or cinnabar.

They typically have tiny spoons attached to the cork stopper top for ease of scooping the snuff. Snuff-Bottles and Other Stories. Panda Books. Translated by Gladys Yang. Beijing: Chinese Literature. ISBN Rhoads, Edward J.

Manchus & Han: Ethnic Relations and Political Power in Late Qing and Early Republican China, – Seattle and London: University of Washington Press. ISBN Allegiance: Qing dynasty. Bottles of Delight: The Thal Collection of Chinese Snuff Bottles by Chen, Jennifer and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at.

Beverley M. Kitching, "Crescent Moon and Other Stories. Lao She Snuff-Bottles and Other Stories. Deng Youmei A World of Dreams. Lu Wenfu How Mr Pan Weathered the Storm. Ye Shengtao Love Must Not be Forgotten. Zhang Jie," The Australian Journal of Chinese Affa no.

(Jan., ): I bought many snuff bottles over the years at auctions, I would love to know the origin. There are markings on the bottom of most of the bottles, some are porcelain, jade, inside painted,etc.

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