Shui hu zhuan 水滸傳 The Marshes of Mount Liang


宣和遺事 金聖嘆



  • Alex Dent-Young: The Gathering Company: Part Three of The Marches of Mount Liang. Hong Kong: Chinese University Press, 2001

PhD Dissertations

  • Richard Irwin: Evolution of a Chinese Novel: "Shui-hu-chuan". Columbia University, 1953
  • Andrew Lo: "San-kuo-chih yen-i" and "Shui-hu chuan" in the Context of Historiography: An Interpretive Study. Princeton University, 1981
  • Deborah Porter: The Style of "Shui-hu chuan". Princeton University, 1989


  • Richard Irwin: The Evolution of a Chinese Novel: "Shui-hu-chuan". Harvard University Press, 1953


  • Ogawa Tamaki: The Author of The Shui-hu chuan. MS 17 (1958): 312-330
  • Phillip S. Y. Sun: The Seditious Art of The Water Margin: Misogynists or Desperadoes? Renditions 1 (1973):99-106 pdf
  • Andrew Plaks: Shui-hu chuan and the Sixteenth-Century Novel Form: An Interpretive Reappraisal. CLEAR 2 (1980):
  • Vibeke Børdahl: The Man-Hunting Tiger: From "Wu Song Fights the Tiger" in Chinese Traditions. Asian Folklore Studies 66.1/2 (2007): 141-163