Sign In | My Account | My Books

Ch’eng-en Wu


(1500 - 1582)

Ch’eng-en Wu

Wu Cheng’en was a Chinese novelist and poet of the Ming Dynasty, and is considered by many to be the author of Journey to the West, one of the Four Great Classical Novels of Chinese literature.

In traditional Chinese, his name is ???. In simplified Chinese, ???. His lifespan was either c. 1500–1582 or 1505–1580.


The Adventures of Monkey (1943)

The roguish Monkey and his encounters with major and minor spirits, gods, demigods, demons, ogres, monsters, and fairies.

Author(s): Arthur Waley
Ch’eng-en Wu
Illustrator(s): Kurt Wiese

Details »