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Kai Lungs Golden Hours.

Ernest Bramah

Kai Lungs Golden Hours.

by Ernest Bramah

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Published by Cape in London .
Written in English


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Kai Lung's defence takes the original form of inducing the Mandarin to listen to a recital of the traditional tales of China, and so well does he beguile the capricious tyrant that he secures one adjournment after the other and, finally, his freedom—as well as the love of the maiden Hwa-Mei. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

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 also been a feature of every edition since. Its importance in the history of fantasy literature was recognized by its reissuing by. Genre/Form: Fiction Fantasy fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bramah, Ernest, ? Kai Lung's golden hours. London, Grant Richards Ltd.,

Get this from a library! Kai Lung's golden hours. [Ernest Bramah] -- 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 Hours. Effortlessly. New York: Doran, Orange cloth spine and corner tips, paper spine label, colourful pictorial paper-covered boards. Spine unevenly sunned to yellow with slight wear at ends, a bit darkened; rubbing to upper outer and inner corners of front cover and to edges of boards; small ink name at front; page edges yellowed; else a VG copy. Has the Doran monogram on verso of title. The second and.


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Kai Lung is a wandering storyteller accused of treason--and like Scheherazade of The One Thousand and One Arabian Nights, he must rely upon his silver tongue to escape conviction.4/5(). 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.Kai Lung's Golden Hours by Ernest Bramah. Author Ernest Bramah. Title Kai Lung's Golden Hours. Format Paperback.

Kai Lung's Golden Hours by Ernest Bramah Paperback Book Free Shipping! $ Free shipping. Picture Information. Opens image gallery. Image not available. Mouse over to Zoom-Click to enlarge Seller Rating: % positive.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 ().