Historical and Literatural Value of Hoang Dinh Ai’s Theological Epitaph in Vietnam
International Journal of Literature and Arts
Volume 6, Issue 1, January 2018, Pages: 1-6
Received: Oct. 17, 2017;
Accepted: Nov. 10, 2017;
Published: Jan. 10, 2018
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Zong Yu Luo, College of Chinese Language and Literature, Hunan University, Changsha, China
Nguyen Van Hai, College of Chinese Language and Literature, Hunan University, Changsha, China
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The article raises the orgin of the holy epitaph which is the foundation searching for relevant materials to check evidence and compare the accuracy of the documents. Through the content of the epitaphs, the author presents some of comments on the structural form of the text, the method of using literature dispostion on the epitaph; together with clarifying the conflict between the composer and the history written by the Imperial court, also the discrepancy in dates recorded in the name and tile of the epitaph. Additionally, the writing details the documentary values on literature and historical research, especially studying the family background, the marriage and lifetime merits of Thái Tể (Glorious Grand Duke) Hoang Dinh Ai, a meritorious official under the reign of Le Trung Hung with historic events relating to the conflict between Le Dynasty and Mac Dynasty in the 16th century in Vietnam. All the contents of the epitaph is introduced at the end of the text.
Epitaph, Theology, Glorious Grand Duke, Hoang Dinh Ai, Writer, Name of a Reign’s Years
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Zong Yu Luo,
Nguyen Van Hai,
Historical and Literatural Value of Hoang Dinh Ai’s Theological Epitaph in Vietnam, International Journal of Literature and Arts.
Vol. 6, No. 1,
2018, pp. 1-6.
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