Elegant, Simon. (Li Po.)
Title A FLOATING LIFE: THE ADVENTURES OF LI PO. AN HISTORICAL NOVEL.
Publisher Ecco Press, (Hopewell, New Jersey, 1997), 2nd printing.
Seller ID 22693
312 pp, large 8vo (9 1/4" H), hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 0880015594 "History and legend brilliantly combine in Simon Elegant's bawdy 'autobiographical' account of China's famed rabble-rousing versemaker Li Po...a magnificent portrayal of a cr itical time in China's history and the life of a literary legend. Nearly thirteen hundred years after the fact, Simon Elegant's scrupulously researched novel captures the essence of the eccentric bard of spontaneous verse...in fullest sple n d o r a n d bravado." Minor wrinkling at top of spine. Dust jacket has minoredge wrinkling. Near Fine/Near Fine