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Shanhaijing quanyi 山海經全譯
AuthorYuan Ke 袁珂, 1916-2001
Pub. LocationGuiyang Shi 貴陽市PublisherGuizhou renmin chubanshe 貴州人民出版社
Date1991Phys. Desc.9, 16, 356 p. ; 21 cm.
LocationReading RoomCall NumberDS707.S47 1991
Shanhaijing quanyi 山海經全譯 / Yuan Ke yizhu 袁珂譯著.
Includes bibliographical references.

" ... 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.

Subject(s)Mythology, Chinese
China--Description and travel
SeriesZhongguo lidai mingzhu quanyi congshu 中國歷代名著全譯叢書
Rec. TypeBookLanguageChinese 中文
CollectionRicci Institute LibraryEdition第1版Rec. #4113