The Analects of Confucius

By: GILES, Lionel (translator and editor)

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An illustrated deluxe edition presenting the teachings of Confucius. Translated from the Chinese, with an introduction and notes, by Lionel Giles. Illustrated with paintings by Tseng Yu-Ho, who provides comments on the art at rear of volume. --- In patterned gold paper-covered boards backed in gold cloth with titling in gilt on red spine block, red Chinese spine characters, and with red topstain. Sandglass flyer laid in (Del Mar: no. IV:36). Volume housed in gold paper-covered slipcase. --- A very nice copy: clean, bright, and firm but with prior owner's bookplate affixed to front paste-down. Slipcase with a few scratches, remains structurally sound.; Small Quarto - 9 to 11 in. tall; xxv, (6), 130 pages

Title: The Analects of Confucius

Author Name: GILES, Lionel (translator and editor)

Categories: >>Illustrated Classics, >>Philosophy/Psychology/Thought,

Publisher: New York, The Heritage Press: 1970

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+

Stock No.: 83573