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Published by Open Court in Chicago .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Confucius.,
  • Philosophy, Confucian.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by David Jones.
ContributionsJones, David Edward.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsB127.C65 C67 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 305 p. ;
Number of Pages305
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21873771M
ISBN 100812696107
ISBN 109780812696103
LC Control Number2007040710

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