Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

The Book of Songs 《詩經》

An early collection of Chinese poems, with English translation by James Legge

Source: Wikisource, accessed 2018-04-15詩經

English translations

  1. Legge, James 1898, Sacred Books of the East, The Chinese Classics, volume 4,
  2. Waley, Arthur 2012, The Book of Songs, originally published 1937, Routledge.


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. 172-174.