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The Analects

Author: Confucius.; D C Lau
Publisher: London : Penguin, 2003.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

The Analects express a philosophy, or a moral code, by which the author, one of the most humane thinkers, believed everyone should live. Upholding the ideals of wisdom, self-knowledge, courage and  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Quotations
Named Person: Confucius; Confucius.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Confucius.; D C Lau
ISBN: 0140443487 9780140443486
OCLC Number: 52056344
Language Note: Translated from the Chinese.
Description: 256 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: Book I; book II; book III; book IV; book V; book VI; book VII; book VIII; book IX; book X; book XI; book XII; book XIII; book XIV; book XV; book XVI; book XVII; book XVIII; book XIX; book XX. Appendices: events in the life of Confucius chronology; the disciples as they appear in "The Analects"; the Lun Yu.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Responsibility: Confucius ; translated with an introduction and notes by D.C. Lau.


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