Ivan's Reviews > Sexual Life in Ancient China : a Preliminary Survey of Chinese Sex and Society from Ca. 1500 B. C. Till 1644 A. D.

Sexual Life in Ancient China  by Robert van Gulik
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it was amazing

An excellent pioneering study of the courtship, romance, sexual relationships and women's destinies in Imperial China. Perhaps this volume would have benefitted from additional references regarding early (BCE) Chinese historical figures, set in the same format as for the litterary ones.

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Reading Progress

August 30, 2011 – Started Reading
August 30, 2011 – Shelved
August 30, 2011 –
page 72
September 1, 2011 –
page 113
September 6, 2011 –
page 225
September 9, 2011 – Finished Reading

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