|Author||Yuan Ke 袁珂, 1916-2001|
|Pub. Location||Guiyang Shi 貴陽市||Publisher||Guizhou renmin chubanshe 貴州人民出版社|
|Date||1991||Phys. Desc.||9, 16, 356 p. ; 21 cm.|
|Location||Reading Room||Call Number||DS707.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.