Essential Chinese Mythology
By Martin Palmer. 5.5" x 9", 193 pages, paperback. These tales are woven throughout with the folk traditions of Buddhism, Taoism and Confucianism. The author draws on a selection of these myths to present a comprehensive and colorful taste of the broad tradition that informs Chinese storytelling. A rare and educational book that tells the reader lot about Chinese culture through their popular folk stories and myths.