Literary Chinese for Advanced Beginners
This text is written and edited by ICLP teachers, 陳懷萱 and 周長楨. It can be used after文言文入門, or as a first text in literary Chinese for student with advanced-intermediate proficiency in reading modern Chinese. The glossary is in modern Chinese, devoid of the obfuscations found in traditional literary texts that plagues non-native students. The text consists of twenty selections arranged chronologically from pre-Qin era to the Qing dynasty, plus two selections without glossaries from the late-Qing to early-Republican period.