In this Chinese legend, Chang loves playing his wooden flute, but the wicked Emperor is jealous of his skill and popularity. With the help of a mysterious old man and a golden bird, Chang outwits the Emperor and helps the poor people of the village at the same time. Macmillan English Explorers have been written specifically for young learners of English. They bring first language teaching methods to reading lessons in international classrooms.
Полный вариант заголовка: «The Sacred Edict : Containing 16 maxims of the Emperor Kang-He / Amplified by his son, the Emperor Yoong-Ching ; together with a paraphrase on the whole, by a Mandarin ; translated from the Chinese original, and illustrated with notes, by the Rev, William Milne».
Marilyn Manson. The Pale Emperor – новый студийный альбом скандального американского шок-рокера – Великого и Ужасного Мэрилина Мэнсона.
Coinciding with the bicentenary of the birth of Hans Christian Andersen, comes this retelling of his comical fairytale about a fashion-crazy emperor who will stop at nothing to have the most talked-about outfit in the land! Amusingly illustrated throughout by award-winning cartoonist Mike Gordon. Young readers will treasure this gift edition, which is published in hardback with a ribbon marker. The Young Reading Series is designed to encourage independent reading and covers a range of subject matter, including the retelling of children's classics, fairytales, and a wide variety of narrative non-fiction.