The British Sinologist and Poet Arthur Waley

  • Lan JiangEmail author
Part of the China Academic Library book series (CHINALIBR)


Arthur David Waley (1889–1966) is another notable expert who succeeded Giles in the translation and study of classical Chinese poetry. Born in Britain, Waley was intelligent and passionate about language and literature.


English References

  1. Spence, J. D. (1970). Chinese Roundabout: Essays in History and Culture. New York: W. W. Norton & Company.Google Scholar
  2. Waley, A. D. (1916). Chinese Poems. London: Lowe Brothers.Google Scholar
  3. Waley, A. D. (1918). A Hundred and Seventy Chinese Poems. New York: Alfred A Knopf Inc.Google Scholar
  4. Waley, A. D. (1919). 古今诗赋/More Translations From the Chinese. New York: Alfred A Knopf Inc.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.BeijingChina

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