San Tzu Ching: Elementary Chinese, a Little Monument of Chinese Culture, Introducing and Analyzing Chinese Characters

Giles, Herbert A. (Translated & Annotated)

Published by Federick Ungar Publishing Co., 1963
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Good in Fair jacket null Good in Fair jacket 8vo-over 7??"-9??" tall. SAN TZU CHING, known as the THREE-CHARACTER CLASSIC, is the famous primer that for sex centuries was the first book to be put into the hands of every Chinese child who learned to read. It is written in 356 rhymed lines of three characters each, and uses a vocabulary of 560 different characters. It presents a short outline of Chinese civilization, with notions of philosophy, ethics, and vry elementary science; a list of the classics; and a condensation of Chinese history. Clean, unmarked text/ tight binding/DJ has several tears and pieces missing. Previous owners sticker inside front boards and name on flypage. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: San Tzu Ching: Elementary Chinese, a Little ...
Publisher: Federick Ungar Publishing Co.
Publication Date: 1963
Binding: Hardcover
Edition: Second Edition, Revised

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