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The wisdom of Confucius. [Sishu 四書. Selections. English. 1938]
AuthorLin Yutang 林語堂, 1895-1976
Gu Hongming 辜鴻銘, 1857-1928
Confucius 孔子
Pub. LocationNew YorkPublisherModern Library
Date1938Phys. Desc.xvii, 290 p. : map ; 17 cm.
LocationReading RoomCall NumberB128.C7 L5 1938
The Wisdom of Confucius / Edited and translated with notes by Lin Yutang.
"First Modern library edition."
Chapter III, Central harmony "is the only chapter in which I have not made by own translation, the one used being by the late Ku Hung-ming." cf. p. 102.
"The life of Confucius (by Sze-ma Chien): p. 53-100. (i.e. Sima Qian 司馬遷, Kongzi shijia 孔子世家).
Introduction -- The Life of Confucius -- Central Harmony -- Ethics and politics -- Aphorisms of Confucius -- First discourse: education through the six classics -- Second discourse: an interview with Duke Ai -- Third discourse: the vision of a social order -- On education -- On music -- Mencius.
Ethics, Chinese--Sources
Confucius 孔子
Philosophy, Chinese
SeriesThe Modern Library of the world's best books
Rec. TypeLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute Library [D6]Edition1st Modern Library ed.Rec. #13702