|Author||Yuan Ke 袁珂, 1916-2001|
|Pub. Location||Shanghai 上海||Publisher||Shanghai guji chubanshe 上海古籍出版社|
|Date||1985||Phys. Desc.||9, 10, 311 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.|
|Location||Reading Room||Call Number||DS707.S47 1985|
|Shanhaijing jiaoyi 山海經校譯 : [18卷] / Yuan Ke jiaoyi 袁珂校譯.|
"Classic of mountains and seas, a mythogeography, parts of which were written in the Warring States period and part in the Han ... constituting a fabulous bestiary, a botanical thesaurus, a dictionary of natural science, a catalog of geological substances and rare jewels, a guide to portents and omens, a register of medical ailments, an apothecary's handbook, and a medley of folkloric and ethnological material"--Cf. Wilkinson, Chinese history, a manual, p. 569.