Yi jian zi= [Index of characters in the Yih King]
NamesLegge, James (1815-1897) (Author)
Jiu jing suo yin = Manuscript and Concordance to the Nine Classics]
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 185-?-187-?Edition: [Chao ben].
Library locationsGeneral Research DivisionShelf locator: *OVQ 92-4333
TopicsChinese classics -- IndexesSi shu -- Indexes
NotesCitation/reference: A catalog of books on China : being the Chinese part of the library of the late Rev. Prof. J. Legge, 1899.Content: Includes numerous insertions, corrections, and margin notes in both Chinese and English in red and blue pencil marks.Content: [v. 1]. Shu jing = [Shoo King : index of characters in the Shoo King] -- [v. 2]. [Shi jing = She King : index of characters in the She King] -- [v. 3-4]. Chun qiu zuo zhuan : [er juan] = [Index of characters in the Ch'un Ts'ew and Tso Chuen] -- [v. 5]. Chun qiu ren ming di ming : juan san = [Index of names in the Ch'un Ts'ew and Tso Chuen] -- [v. 6]. Yi jian zi= [Index of characters in the Yih King] -- [v. 7-8]. [Li ji : er juan = Le Ke : index of characters in the Le Ke] -- [v. 9]. Xue yong liang lun jian zi = [Index of characters in the Lun Yu, the Ta Heo and the Chung Yung] -- [v. 10]. [Zhong yong = Index of characters in the Chung Yung] -- [v. 11-12]. Liang Meng : [er juan] = [Mang Tsze : index of characters in the Mang Tsze].Content: "The twelve volumes of concordance herewith comprise the entire series in nine classics (five jing and four books) evidently prepared by James Legge for use in preparing the indexes of Chinese characters and phrases and intended also help towards the formation of a dictionary and concordance for the classics"--From inserted handwritten slip.Ownership: Originally collected and owned by James Legge. Two years after his death in 1897, his library was put up for sale in London by Luzac & Co.. Purchased by Wilberforce Eames, a librarian with the New York Public Library, and sold to the library in 1909.Content: Annotations of [v. 3-5] stamped in red ink with handwritten reference codes.Content: Double leaves, oriental style.Content: English title of each volume is marked with pencil on cover.Statement of responsibility: James Legge.
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