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Issue Details: First known date: 2001... 2001 [Review Essay] The Hall of Uselessness: Collected Essays by Simon Leys
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'Simon Leys is the pen name of Pierre Ryckmans, a Belgian Sinologist who has been living, teaching and writing in Australia since 1970. He is the author of several books, such as Chinese ShadowsThe Death of NapoleonThe Wreck of the Batavia & Prosper, and of a great translation of the Analects of Confucius; having translated the Analects into Italian myself, I can say with some assurance that Leys’s translation is the best available.'  (Introduction)

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    y separately published work icon The Asian Review of Books Z1554513 2001 website The Asian Review of Books is an on-line publication specialising not just in books published in Asia but also on international titles of particular interest to readers in Asia. The Review also provides access to selected reviews in leading international publications. Hong Kong : Asian Review of Books ,

    Posted  15 September 2013

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