The Journey to the West
Volume IVBook - 2012
Written in the 16th century, 'The Journey to the West' tells the story of the 14-year pilgrimage of the monk Xuanzang, one of China's most famous religious heroes, and his 3 supernatural disciples, in search of Buddhist scriptures. Throughout his journey, Xuanzang fights demons who wish to eat him, communes with spirits, and traverses a land riddled with a multitude of obstacles, both real and fantastical.
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : University of Chicago Press, 2012
Edition: Revised edition
Branch Call Number: FICTION WU CHENG'E
Characteristics: xvi, 428 pages ; 23 cm
Alternative Title: Journey to the West. Vol. 4