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The Chronicles of Master Li and Number Ten Ox is a compilation of three novels by Barry Hughart that are set in a sort of Platonic idea of China: a timeless vision of an empire hewn together from a manifold of dynasties and legends and more than a dash of humorous whimsy, that seems to capture a mythic Sinic character without seeming culturally exploitative/5. The Chronicles of Master Li and Number Ten Ox [Barry. HUGHART] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers/5(). Alternate history fantasy series. Bridge of Birds (The Chronicles of Master Li and Number Ten Ox, #1), The Story of the Stone (The Chronicles of Master L Author: Barry Hughart. The Chronicles of Master Li and Number Ten Ox by Barry Hughart is a work of sheer outlandish fiction. It is a beast of a book at pages long and is not for the faint of literary heart, but once you finish the book, you realize how much you really loved it and wanted more.5/5(5).
The third book in the Chronicles of Master Li and Number Ten Ox series When a resepcted mandarin is murdered in the heart of the Forbidden City, Master Li and his sidekick, Number Ten Ox, are called in to investigate. Plot The book is a comedy/fantasy set in ancient china and we follow Number Ten Ox and Master Li as they search for the great roots of power. With hilarious situations, characters, dialogues and endless twists the book forces you to abandon all other things like work, food Bridge of Birds, as narrated by Number Ten Ox is a brilliant piece of work/5. The Chronicles of Master Li and Number Ten Ox by Barry Hughart, , available at Book Depository with free delivery : Barry Hughart. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the The Chronicles of Master Li and Number Ten Ox by Barry Hughart at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or Author: Barry Hughart.
Chronicles of Master Li and Number Ten Ox by Barry Hughart, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K). Chronicles Of Master Li & Number Ten Ox by Barry Hughart available in Hardcover on , also read synopsis and reviews. Contains Barry Hughart's three novels concerning Master Li and Number Ten Ox, including the World. Bridge of Birds: A Novel of an Ancient China That Never Was (The Chronicles of Master Li and Number Ten Ox) by Hughart, Barry and a great selection of related books, art . The Chronicles of Master Li and Number 10 Ox is one of the most enjoyable works of fiction I have read in the last few years. Taking place in the middle of the 7th century AD in imperial China, anything can happen. I'm no historian so I can't say how closely the book adheres to actual history but the fictional aspects are fantastic indeed/5().