Liaozhai zhiyi 聊齋誌異



  • Herbert A. Giles: Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio. New York: Paragon Book Gallery, 1908 pdf
  • Irmgard Grimm and Reinhold Grimm: Höllenrichter Lu: Chinesische Gespenster- und Fuchsgeschichten. Kassel: Erich Röth-Verlag, 1956
  • Gottfried Rösel: Zwei Leben im Traum: 67 Erzählungen der Bände fünf bis acht aus der Sammlung Liao-dschai-dschi-yi. Zürich: Verlag die Waage, 1989

PhD Dissertations

  • Marlon Kau Hom: The Continuation of Tradition: A Study of Liaozhai zhiyi by Pu Songling (1640-1715). University of Washington, 1979
  • Allan Barr: Pu Songling and Liaozhai zhiyi: A Study in Textual Transmission, Biographical Background, and Literary Antecedents. Oxford University, 1983
  • Luo Hui: The Ghost of Liaozhai: Pu Songling's Ghostlore and its History of Reception. University of Toronto, 2009 pdf


  • Judith T. Zeitlin: Historian of the Strange: Pu Songling and the Chinese Classical Tale. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1993
  • Chun-shu Chang and Shelley Hsueh-lun Chang: Redefining History: Ghosts, Spirits, and Human Society in P'u Sung-ling's World, 1640-1715. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press, 1998


  • Chun-shu Chang and Shelley Hsueh-lun Chang: P'u Sung-ling and His Liao-chai chih-i: Literary Imagination and Intellectual Consciousness in Early Ch'ing China. Renditions 13 (1980): 60-81
  • Allan Barr: A Comparative Study of Early and Late Tales in Liaozhai zhiyi. HJAS 45.1 (1985): 157-202
  • Allan Barr: Disarming Intruders: Alien Woman in Liaozhai zhiyi. HJAS 49.2 (1989): 501-517