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The Shü King, or the Chinese historical classic

The Shü King, or the Chinese historical classic

being an authentic record of the religion, philosophy, customs and government of the Chinese from the earliest times

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Published by The Theosophical Publishing Society in London, Benares .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementtranslated fromthe ancient text, with a commentary, by Walter Gorn Old.
ContributionsOld, Walter Gorn.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22819885M

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