Cantonese Love Songs
An English Translation of Jiu Ji-yung’s Cantonese Songs of the Early 19th century
ISBN : 978-962-209-284-6
216 pages, 6.5″ x 9.5″
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.