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The Book of Songs 《詩經》

國風‧鄘‧干旄 Lessons from the states - Odes of Yong - Gan Mao

毛詩:「《》,美好文公臣子賢者善道。」



孑孑良馬何以

Conspiciously rise the staffs with their ox-tails,
In the distant suburbs of Jun,
Ornamented with the white silk bands;
There are four carriages with their good horses,
That admirable gentleman, -
What will he give them [for his]?

孑孑良馬何以

Conspiciously rise the staffs with their falcon-banners,
In the nearer suburbs of Jun,
Ornamented with the white silk ribbons;
There are four carriages with their good horses,
That admirable gentleman, -
What will he give them [for his]?

孑孑良馬何以

Conspiciously rise the staffs with their feathered streamers,
At the walls of Jun,
Bound with the white silk cords;
There are six carriages with their good horses,
That admirable gentleman, -
What will he give them [for his]?

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本作品在全世界都属于公有领域,因为作者逝世已经超过100,并且于192311日之前出版。
English translation: James Legge

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