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date: 22 September 2018

Cáo Xuěqín 曹雪芹 1715–1763—Novelist; impoverished author of The Story of the Stone Alternate names: formal name: Zhān 霑; personal sobriquet: Xuěqín 雪芹; style names: Qínpǔ 芹圃, Qínxī jūshì 芹溪居士, Mèng Ruǎn 梦阮 

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The Berkshire Dictionary of Chinese Biography
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John MinfordJohn MINFORD

SummaryCao Xueqin was the author of The Story of the Stone, also known as A Dream of Red ...

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