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China's Longest, Raciest Piece Of Classical Pornography Appears In Unexpurgated English
Scholar David Tod Roy hs spent four decades translating The Plum in the Golden Vase, a 3,000-page 16th-century novel with a centuries-old reputation for both social realism and breathtaking raunch. "And Mr. Roy's scholarly colleagues are no less awe-struck at his erudition, which seemingly leaves no literary allusion or cultural detail unannotated." The New York Times 11/19/13
Posted November 19, 2013 12:49 AM

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