Li Yu’s Lamentations

該內容僅提供英文版。 The Last Lord of the Tang, Li Yu (李煜, 李後主, 937-978), ascended the throne of the Southern Tang dynasty 南唐, also known as Jiangnan 江南, in Jinling (Nanking) in 961.… 閱讀

Song 宋

該內容僅提供英文版。 Here we select two poets who, writing two centuries apart, draw on the complex history and imagery of Jinling. The Last Lord of the Tang, Li Yu (李煜, 李後主, 937-978), ascended the throne of the Southern Tang dynasty 南唐, also known as Jiangnan 江南, in Jinling (Nanking) in 961.… 閱讀

Lu You Visits Jinling

該內容僅提供英文版。 Nathan Woolley On his way up the Yangtze River in 1170, the scholar-bureaucrat Lu You (陸游, 1125-1210) stayed in Jinling for five days. In the record of his trip, ‘An Account of a Journey to Shu’ 入蜀記, Lu You gave an account of his interactions with the city’s inhabitants and his explorations of many of its places of interest.… 閱讀