Mortal Ancestors, Immortal Images: Zhang Dai’s Biographical Portraits
Duncan M. Campbell
- Publisher: UTS ePRESS
PORTAL: Journal of Multidisciplinary International Studies
(issn: 1449-2490, eissn: 1449-2490)
ancestor portraits | Zhang Dai, biographical writing, ancestor portraits | JV1-9480 | Sociology (General) | Colonies and colonization. Emigration and immigration. International migration | HM401-1281 | biographical writing | Zhang Dai
Towards the end of his long life, the prolific late-Ming historian and essayist Zhang Dai 張岱 (1597-?1684) completed a book that he had been working on for many years. Entitled Portraits of the Eminent and Worthy Immortals of Zhejiang During the Ming Dynasty (You Ming yu...