|Ta Tsing Leu Lee : being the fundamental laws, and a selection from the supplementary statutes, of the Penal code of China. [Da Qinglü 大清律. English]|
|Author||Staunton, George Thomas, Sir, 1781-1859|
|Pub. Location||Taipei 台北||Publisher||Ch'eng-Wen Publishing Company|
|Date||1966||Phys. Desc.||xxvi (i.e. lxxvi), 581 p. ; 22 cm.|
|Location||Dir. Office Gallery North||Call Number||KNN34.A4 E54 1966|
|Ta Tsing Leu Lee : being the fundamental laws, and a selection from the supplementary statutes, of the Penal code of China ; originally printed and published in Pekin, in various successive editions, under the sanction, and by the authority, of the several emperors of the Ta Tsing, or present dynasty. Translated from the Chinese; and accompanied with an appendix, consisting of authentic documents, and a few occasional notes, illustrative of the subject of the work / by Sir George Thomas Staunton.|
Reprint of the 1810 ed.
Page lxxvi incorrectly numbered xxvi.
Frontispiece: Fac-simile [in Chinese] of the title-page of the latest edition of the Ta Tsing Leu Lee published in the year 1805, the 10th of the reigning Emperor Kia King = 大清律例重訂輯註通纂： 嘉慶十年新鐫
"Abstract [in English] of the title-page to the edition of the original Chinese work, printed in the year 1799, from which the fundamental laws, translated in the following pages, have been extracted. A still later edition, exactly similar in respect to the fundamental laws, but containing a greater number of supplementary statutes, and a different selection of illustrative notes, has likewise been occasionally consulted."--Page lxii.