Xia Yunying

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Author

Xia Yunying

Location

Beijing

Dates

15th c

Biography

Grandaughter of emperor Zhu Yuanzhang, Xia was a reputable young scholar who unfortunately died at the age of 24.

Works

Anthology of poems called Duanqing ge shi or Poems from the Tower of Utter Purity

Languages

Mandarin

Genres

Poetry

Editions and Translations

Kang-i Sun Chang and Haun Saussy. Women Writers of Traditional China. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1999.

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