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China and the Chinese / by Herbert Allen Giles
Bib ID 2893951
Format BookBook
Author
Giles, Herbert Allen, 1845-1935
 
Description New York : The Columbia University Press, The Macmillan Company agents, 1902 
ix, 229 p. ; 19 cm. 
Full contents
  • The Chinese language.
  • A Chinese library.
  • Democratic China.
  • China and ancient Greece.
  • Taoism.
  • Some Chinese manners and customs.
 
Notes

Lectures delivered March, 1902, at Columbia University, New York, to inaugurate the foundation by General Horace W. Carpentier of the Dean Lung Chair of Chinese.

Subjects Chinese language.  |  Chinese literature.  |  Taoism.  |  China -- Social life and customs.

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