Three Kinds of References of the Liao Zhai to the Zuo Zhuan
Zhao Bo-tao;Chinese National Academy of Arts;
The Liao Zhai of Pu Song-ling made profit of several kinds of references,which made itself the most successful novel in classical language. Zuo Zhuan,one the thirteen canons of the confucianism,compiled according the Chun Qiu by Zuo Qiu-ming,the historian of State Lu,was not only an important historian work,but also a first-rate literary work which had always been highly praised by the literiti. For example,the Liao Zhai learned the methods of narritation in Zuo Zhuan. This article tries to discuss three kinds of references of the Liao Zhai to the Zuo Zhuan:1,the words in gereral;2,the use of words or phrases;3,the annotations. The last kind of reference will be highlighted in this article.