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Letter from Eileen Chang to C.T. Hsia, ca. 1983
張愛玲寄給夏志清的信, ca. 1983
Zhang, Ailing
Hsia, Chih-tsing
Date Created and/or Issued
circa 1983-02-04
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
University of Southern California Digital Library
Ailing Zhang (Eileen Chang) Papers
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East Asian Library, USC Libraries
East Asian Library, USC Libraries, Doheny Memorial Library, 3550 Trousdale Parkway, University Park Campus, Los Angeles CA 90089-1825
A letter from Eileen Chang to C.T. Hsia, ca. 1983. In this letter dated February 4, Eileen Chang discusses about Chinese American writer Diana Chang. She will also public a new novel book, and a new prose book. She asks Hsia again to avoid mentioning Song Qi's letter. She also mentions that the royalty from Huang Guan is her only regular income. In another short note included in this letter, Eileen Chang asks Hsia for Diana Chang's Chinese name.
張愛玲寄給夏志清的信, ca. 1983. 這封信註明2月4日寫的. 張愛玲與夏討論Diana Chang. 並說要出一本小說集,一本散文集. 也請夏避免提起宋淇寫那封信的事. 她還提到皇冠每半年的版稅是她唯一固定的收入. 另一紙條詢問夏志清Diana Chang的中文名字.
2 p.
28 x 22 cm.
letters (correspondence)
Chang, Diana (Diana C.)
Zhang, Ailing. Works
Song, Qi, 1919-1996
黛安納, 張
University of Southern California [Contributing entity]
Ailing Zhang (Eileen Chang) Papers, 1919-1994
Hsia, Chih-tsing. "Zhang Ailing ge wo de xin jian(12)." Lian he wen xue no.213 (2002): 155-157; 夏志清. "張愛玲給我的信件(十二)." 聯合文學第213期(2002): 155-157
Donated by Dr. C.T. Hsia 夏志清 (1921-2013)

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