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The Resource On friendship : one hundred maxims for a Chinese prince = Jiaoyou lun, Matteo Ricci ; translated by Timothy Billings

On friendship : one hundred maxims for a Chinese prince = Jiaoyou lun, Matteo Ricci ; translated by Timothy Billings

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On friendship : one hundred maxims for a Chinese prince = Jiaoyou lun
Title
On friendship
Title remainder
one hundred maxims for a Chinese prince = Jiaoyou lun
Statement of responsibility
Matteo Ricci ; translated by Timothy Billings
Title variation
Jiaoyou lun
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"" On Friendship, with its total of one hundred sayings, is the perfect gift for friends."" & mdash;Feng Yingjing, renowned scholar and civic official, 1601Matteo Ricci (1552-1610) is best known as the Italian Jesuit missionary who brought Christianity to China. He also published a landmark text on friendship & mdash;the first book to be written in Chinese by a European & mdash;that instantly became a late Ming best seller. On Friendship distilled the best ideas on friendship from Renaissance Latin texts into one hundred pure and provocative Chinese maxims. Wri
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Cataloging source
E7B
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1552-1610
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Ricci, Matteo
Index
index present
Language note
Text in English and Chinese
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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1963-
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Billings, Timothy James
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  • Friendship
  • Conduct of life
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Conduct of life
  • Friendship
  • Eastern Philosophy
  • Non-Western Philosophy
  • Philosophy
Label
On friendship : one hundred maxims for a Chinese prince = Jiaoyou lun, Matteo Ricci ; translated by Timothy Billings
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments ix; Introduction 1; On Friendship 84; Chronology of Editions 139; Texts and Variants 143; Sources and Notes 157; Index 167
Control code
ocn794488593
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 173 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231520287
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/ricc14924
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt273xt6
  • 3ce52174-ce8f-4897-9d28-e8f376dcbf84
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794488593
Label
On friendship : one hundred maxims for a Chinese prince = Jiaoyou lun, Matteo Ricci ; translated by Timothy Billings
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments ix; Introduction 1; On Friendship 84; Chronology of Editions 139; Texts and Variants 143; Sources and Notes 157; Index 167
Control code
ocn794488593
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 173 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231520287
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/ricc14924
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt273xt6
  • 3ce52174-ce8f-4897-9d28-e8f376dcbf84
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794488593

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