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Myths & legends of China
AuthorWerner, E. T. C. (Edward Theodore Chalmers), 1864-1954
Pub. LocationLondonPublisherGeorge G. Harrap & Co. Ltd
Date1922Phys. Desc.453 p., [31] p. of plates : col. ill. ; 22 cm.
LocationAdmin. OfficeCall NumberBL1825.W46 1922
Myths & legends of China / by E.T.C. Werner ; with thirty-two illustrations in colour by Chinese artists.
Includes index.

"...The chief literary sources of Chinese myths are the Lidai shenxian tongjian 歷代神仙通鑒, the Shenxian liezhuan 神仙列傳, the Fengshen yanyi 封神演義, and the Soushen ji 搜神記. In writing the following pages I have translated or paraphrased largely from these works ... and at times quoted from the....volumes on Chinese superstitions by Père Henri Doré....in Variétés Sinologiques.--Preface.
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Subject(s)Mythology, Chinese
Legends--China
Folklore--China
Tales--China
Rec. TypeBookLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute LibraryRec. #7201
LCCN23-5292OCLC26755310