Monkey: The Journey to the West

Wu Cheng'en Arthur Waley Hu Shih February 09, 2019

Probably the most popular book in the history of the Far East, this classic sixteenth century novel is a combination of picaresque novel and folk epic that mixes satire, allegory, and history into a rollicking adventure It is the story of the roguish Monkey and his encounters with major and minor spirits, gods, demigods, demons, ogres, monsters, and fairies This translatProbably the most popular book in the history of the Far East, this classic sixteenth century novel is a combination of picaresque novel and folk epic that mixes satire, allegory, and history into a rollicking adventure It is the story of the roguish Monkey and his encounters with major and minor spirits, gods, demigods, demons, ogres, monsters, and fairies This translation, by the distinguished scholar Arthur Waley, is the first accurate English version it makes available to the Western reader a faithful reproduction of the spirit and meaning of the original.


  • Title: Monkey: The Journey to the West
  • Author: Wu Cheng'en Arthur Waley Hu Shih
  • ISBN: 9780802130860
  • Page: 150
  • Format: Paperback
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