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The Classic of the Way and Virtue Tao Te Ching


A fundamental book of the Taoist, the Tao Te Ching is regarded as a revelation in its own right. It provides a wealth of wisdom and insights for those seeking a better understanding of themselves.

Strange Tales from a Chinese Studio

author:Pu Songling

Strange Tales from a Chinese Studio by Pu Songling, Translator by Herbert Allen Giles, My eldest sister's husband's grandfather, named Sung Tao, was a graduate. One day, while lying down from indispos

Romance of the Three Kingdoms

author:Luo Guanzhong

Romance of the Three Kingdoms, Attributed to Luo Guanzhong, Translated by Brewitt-Taylor, this is the epic story of the fall of the Han dynasty and rise of theThree Kingdoms. Dealing with plots, compl

Journey to the West

author:Wu Cheng'en

Journey to the West by Wu Cheng'en. Translation by Anthony C. Yu. One of the world's greatest fantasy novels and a rollicking classic of Chinese literature. These disciples are the Monkey King, Zhu Ba

The Story of the Stone

author:Cao Xueqin

The Story of the Stone or Dream of the Red Chamber, Translated by David Hawkes. a Chinese novel by Cao Xueqin, is the great novel of manners in Chinese literature. It is the best novel in China, with

The Art Of War

author:Sun Tzu

The Art of War By Sun Tzu, Translated by Lionel Giles. the most important and most famous military treatise in Asia for the last two thousand years. Sun Zi reputed author of the Chinese classic Bingfa