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Author Confucius.

Title The wisdom of Confucius / edited and translated with notes by Lin Yutang.

Publication Info. New York : Modern Library, 1994.


Location Call No. Status
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department  181.11 CONFUCIUS    Check Shelf
 Plainville Public Library - Non Fiction  299.512 CON    Check Shelf
Edition Modern Library edition.
Description xvii, 290 pages : map ; 20 cm.
Series The Modern library of the world's best books
Modern library of the world's best books.
Note "The life of Confucius" (by Sima Qian): p. 54-101.
Chapter III, Central harmony "is the only chapter in which I have not made by own translation, the one used being by the late Gu Hongming." cf. p. 103.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Introduction: Life of confucius -- Central harmony -- Ethics and politics -- Aphorisms of confucius -- Three confucian discourses on social order: First discourse: Education through the six classes -- Second discourse: Interview with Duke Al -- Third discourse: Vision of a social order -- On education -- On music -- Mencius.
Subject Philosophy, Confucian.
Confucian ethics.
Added Author Lin, Yutang, 1895-1976.
Sima, Qian, approximately 145 B.C.-approximately 86 B.C.
Gu, Hongming.
Added Title Lun yu. Selections. English
ISBN 0679601236
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