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Legge, James 1815-1897

Overview
Works: 517 works in 1,565 publications in 6 languages and 18,448 library holdings
Genres: Sacred books  Quotations  History  Maps  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Sources  Art  Concordances 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Compiler, Other, Author of introduction, Creator, Annotator
Classifications: PL2478, 181.112
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The Sacred books of China: The texts of Taoism by James Legge ( Book )
127 editions published between 1879 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Chinese classics by James Legge ( Book )
181 editions published between 1861 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of sayings and ideas attributed to the Chinese philosopher Confucius and his contemporaries, traditionally believed to have been written by Confucius' followers
The I ching by Yijing ( Book )
20 editions published between 1963 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 1,261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Tao Teh King, or, The Tao and its characteristics by Laozi ( )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 1,251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I ching; Book of changes by James Legge ( Book )
38 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 1,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wonderful new edition of this classic guide, the world's oldest surviving method of fortunetelling. With three coins and this book, join millions the world over who consult the I Ching to make decisions about the future and trying to understand the present
The analects of Confucius by Confucius ( )
5 editions published between 1872 and 2012 in English and held by 958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Analects of Confucius gathers the teachings or aphorisms of the Chinese philosopher Confucius (551-479 BC). He discusses the morality of government and the individual, social relationships, justice and sincerity. The philosophical movement of confucianism sprang from the study of these writings
Tao te ching, or, The Tao and its characteristics by Laozi ( )
5 editions published between 1891 and 2012 in English and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Tao Te Ching is a classic Chinese book of wisdom, said to have been written by the Taoist sage Laozi (or Lao Tzu, the "Old Master") in the 6th century BC. It is the cornerstone text in Chinese Taoism, a philosophy, religion and way of life, and is also central to Chinese Buddhism. The Tao Te Ching has been an inspiration and guide to many Chinese artists, poets, calligraphers, and even gardeners, throughout history. In recent years its influence has spread far
Confucian analects, The great learning, and the doctrine of the mean by Confucius ( Book )
20 editions published between 1861 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Entire text of the Analects of Confucius in large, readable characters, and beneath this Legge's full translation, which has been accepted and the definitive, standard English version. Full chinese text, standard English translation on same page. Finest edition anywhere of one of world's finest thinkers
A record of Buddhistic kingdoms : being an account by the Chinese monk Fâ-hien of his travels in India and Ceylon (A.D. 399-414) in search of the Buddhist books of discipline by Faxian ( Book )
37 editions published between 1886 and 2010 in English and Chinese and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The texts of Taoism by James Legge ( Book )
39 editions published between 1891 and 2013 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The texts of Taoism / Translated by James Legge .- v.2
The four books: Confucian analects, the great learning, the doctrine of the mean, and the works of Mencius ( Book )
29 editions published between 1892 and 1966 in 3 languages and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The religions of China. Confucianism and Tâoism described and compared with Christianity by James Legge ( Book )
42 editions published between 1820 and 2011 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this 1880 series of lectures, missionary James Legge, a pivotal figure in East-West relations, shares his knowledge based on more than thirty years' experience in the East, plus a lifetime of study. He discusses his views on the relationship between Christianity and Chinese culture, as well as his interpretations of Confucianism and Taoism
The works of Mencius by Mencius ( Book )
14 editions published between 1861 and 1990 in English and Chinese and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shu ching: book of history. A modernized edition of the translations of James Legge by Clae Waltham ( Book )
11 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Li chi: book of rites : an encyclopedia of ancient ceremonial usages, religious creeds, and social institutions by Li Chi ( Book )
6 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The philosophy of Confucius by Confucius ( Book )
5 editions published between 1946 and 1974 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life and teachings of Confucius by James Legge ( Book )
33 editions published between 1867 and 1909 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The book of poetry by Jing Shi ( Book )
8 editions published between 1931 and 1967 in English and Chinese and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Legge, James
Legge, James 1815-1897
Leiqi 1815-1897
Li-ya-ko.
Li-ya-ko 1815-1897
Li, Yage, 1815-1897
Liyage 1815-1897
Ya-ko Li.
レッグ
レッグ, ジェームス
レッジ, ゼームス
理雅各
理雅各 1815-1897
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