Author:Cao Xueqin

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Cao Xueqin
(1724–1763)
(Chinese: 曹雪芹; pinyin: Cáo Xuěqín; Wade-Giles: Ts'ao Hsueh-ch'in), note that there is discrepancy around the birth and death dates; Qing Dynasty Chinese writer, best known as the author of Dream of the Red Chamber, one of the Four Great Classical Novels of Chinese literature.

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