Fox Volant of the Snowy Mountain (Hong Kong Drama); 雪山飛狐; Xue Shan Fei Hu ; Flying Fox of the Snowy Mountain; Raised by his father’s. Fox Volant of the Snowy Mountain has ratings and 23 reviews. Jim said: Louis Cha/Jin Yong is perhaps the most popular author among the Chinese althou.

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Fox Volant of the Snowy Mountain

This book had an abrupt ending which cost it a star in my rating. One amazon reviewer complained that a saber-like weapon is translated into English as a knife. Some translations in the book were a little strange. On the other hand, this was written to be simultaneously published in an English magazine, so it’s one of the few officially translated novels. Want to Read saving…. Paperbackpages. At it’s core it’s a good story, but the translation leaves a lot to be desired.

To a Western audience largely unfamiliar with wuxia novels, Jin Yong’s work is probably best described as being similar to Ang Lee’s film “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon.

The story ends with a fight between Fox, the hero of the story, and his sworn enemy, but the result of the fight is untold, left to the imagination and creative power of individual readers. Views Read Edit View history. Miao Renfeng, Hu Yidao and his wife developed an uncommon friendship and grew to admire each other, but Hu and Miao must fight unwilling duels to avenge their parents’ deaths.


volamt The two things that I love in this book are the characters especially Miao Renfeng and the end of the book. I would venture to guess that more English speakers know what chi is than pneuma. The lord of the eyrie happened to be away summoning help to fight Fox Volant of the Snowy Mountain, who was scheduled to arrive on the summit at noon.

Awalnya seperti kisah sederhana balas dendam, lalu jadi perebutan harta karun, lalu dikupas lagi satu per satu kulitnya.

She tries to mimic this by using a lot of Latin terms to get a kind of classic feel. Under the schemes of the villain Tian Guinong, Hu Yidao was unintentionally slain by Miao Renfeng when Tian secretly smeared his sword with poison. The various characters of which there are a multitude are so well drawn out and there’s a real edge to each of them. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Owing to a massive misunderstanding, which lasted several generations, their descendants have been slaying each other in a vendetta that prevented any of them from uncovering the truth.

While the story takes place within a single day, the stories told by the characters span more than a century. The Hu family was opposed to those from the Miao, Tian and Fan families; the latter three were allies. If you’re a fan of “crouching tiger, hidden dragon” and the like, you’ll love this novel.


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Cover of the edition of the novel. Lewis without understanding Christianity, so it might be worthwhile to Wikipedia the basic tenets of those beliefs before starting the novel.

The various scheming martial artists are eventually punished by their greed. The four guards’ family names were Hu, Miao, Tian and Fan. Thor Olavsrud rated it liked it Aug 22, They were waylaid yet by the Peking Overland Convoy.

Need more of vox author’s work in translation! Leo Tsui rated it liked it Jan 20, Be the first to ask a question about Fox Volant of the Snowy Mountain.

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Books by Pf Yong. I really like the structure of this book. It all takes place in one day, but the narrated events span 3 generations. Akhirnya aku paksain bacaaaa aja terus tanpa peduli siapa namanya wkwkwk.

They fight for several rounds but neither emerges the victor. This book is not yet featured on Listopia.