Cantonese Love Songs

An English Translation of Jiu Ji-yung’s Cantonese Songs of the Early 19th century


Peter Morris

ISBN : 978-962-209-284-6

Literary Studies

January 1992

216 pages, 6.5″ x 9.5″

  • HK$175.00

This collection of 97 Cantonese love songs aims to give a wider audience the opportunity of reading these songs in English. The author investigates the language and social background of the songs and provides cross-references to Chinese and Western literature. The Chinese text of the poems is also included.