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Chinese Notes

Book of Documents 《尚書》

An early collection of proclamations and instructions attributed to the founders of the Zhou dynasty, with English translation by James Legge

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Source: Wikisource, accessed 2018-04-21尚書

English translations

  1. Legge, James 1865, Sacred Books of the East, Vol. III, A translation of the Book of Documents, Classic of History, or Shujing,


Schaberg, David 2017, 'Chapter 12: Classics (Jing 經),' in Denecke, Wiebke, Wai-Yee Li, and Xiaofei Tian (eds), The Oxford Handbook of Classical Chinese Literature (1000 BCE-900CE), New York: Oxford University Press, pp. 174-176.

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