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Li Chi Book of Rites. Encyclopedia of Ancient Ceremonial Usages, Religious Creeds, Social Institutio (Out of Print)
by Legge, James
Book ID: A25535, A25535
New York: University Books, 1967. First Edition Thus Hardcover. Small 4to. Two volumes. 479 pp & 491 pp. Purple cloth spines with gray cloth boards, gilt title etc to spines. The Li Chi (Li-Ji) 'Classic of Rites' which outlines the ceremonies, customs, social institutions, court ceremonies and rituals of the Zhou Dynasty is considered one of the Five Classics of the Confucian canon. It is believed to have been assembled by a number of leading Confucian scholars during the "Warring States Period" and was re-edited by Dai De and his nephew Dai Sheng during the first century BCE. The text of this edition is that published by Oxford University Press in 1885 as Vols. XXVII and XXVIII of "The Sacred Books of the East" and also designated as Parts III and IV of "The Text of Confucianism" Old "new" stock - an unused set. Spines very lightly faded, light shelf dust, otherwise Fine condition. VG slipcase rubbed and chafed at edges with light shelf dust.
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