(circa 1980s). Stock ID #163311
Chinese Yue Opera programme, single sheet printed both side, folded, pictorial cover shows a stage set with Chinese traditional architecture and dragon statue. Spine little faded, very good. Text in Chinese. 25.9 x 18.7cm. Yue Opera, also known as Shaoxing, is a very popular opera genre in Zhejiang Province. All performers are female on stage. "Meng Lijun" is a fictional character in a love story written by a Qing Tanci writer/poet 陈端生 Chen Duansheng (c.1751 -1796). Tanci is a narrative form of song in China that alternates between verse and prose. (When referring to this item please quote stockid 163311).
Price: $20.00 AU