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The works of Mencius.

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Published by Dover Publications in New York .
Written in English

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  • Mencius -- Translations into English.

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    StatementTranslated, and with critical and exegetical notes, prolegomena, and copious indexes by James Legge.
    ContributionsLegge, James, 1815-1897, ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL2478 .P5 1970
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 587 p.
    Number of Pages587
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4766556M
    ISBN 100486225909
    LC Control Number78115746

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    In the seventy-fourth Book of his “Historical Records,” there is a brief memoir of Mencius, where he says that the philosopher, having withdrawn into private life, “with his disciples, Wan Chang and others, prefaced the She and the Shoo, unfolded the views of Confucius, and . The best books on Confucius recommended by Daniel A. Bell. If you just look at the opening of the book of Mencius, it opens with him directly criticising political rulers in very harsh and moralistic terms. editor of a translation series by Princeton University Press that aims to translate the most influential and original works of.

      Mencius said, 'The mass of men wait for a king Wen, and then they will receive a rousing impulse. Scholars distinguished from the mass, without a king Wan, rouse themselves.' 孟子曰:「附之以韓魏之家,如其自視欿然,則過人遠矣。」 Mencius said, 'Add to a man the families of Han and Wei. The Mencius (also spelled Mengzi or Meng-tzu), a book of his conversations with kings of the time, is one of the Four Books that Zhu Xi grouped as the core of orthodox Neo-Confucian thought. In contrast to the sayings of Confucius which are short and self-contained, the Mencius consists of long dialogues, including arguments, with extensive prose.


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The Works of Mencius, the Complete Text of The second book in the Confucian canon, the Meng-tzu, also known as Meng K'o or Mencius ( B.C.). Translation by James Legge, The Works of Mencius Table of Contents. Mencius. first page | book details. Contents. Book 1, Part 1.

King Hûi of Liang. Book 1, Part 2. King Hûi of Liang. Book 2, Part 1. Kung-sun Ch'au. Book 2, Part 2. Kung-sun Ch'au. Book 3, Part 1. T'ang Wan Kung Book 3, Part 2.

The works of Mencius. James Legge "An unabridged and unaltered republication of the second revised edition as published by the Clarendon Press, Oxford, in as.

The Mencius (also spelled Mengzi or Meng-tzu), a book of his conversations with kings of the time, is one of the Four Books that Zhu Xi grouped as the core of orthodox Neo-Confucian thought. In contrast to the sayings of Confucius, which are short and self-contained, the Mencius consists The works of Mencius.

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This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages. The Works of Mencius is a record of the speeches and deeds of Mencius and his students. This is a collection of prose, mainly dialogues. There are many long articles of grand style, with sharp arguments, and full of wit, having a deep influence of prose writing afterwards.4/5(1).

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There are extant portions of literary works composed as early as B.C., containing quotations from the "Book of Mencius". There remains still, somewhat more than a century to bridge over, but the reputation for accuracy of the Chinese annals is taken as a warrant that the work goes back to the days of Mencius and issued from his pen.

The Works of Mencius by Mencius,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(50). The Analects were a collection of sayings written down by Confucius' students in the period approximately seventy years after his death.

Mencius Legge, tr. The second book in the Confucian canon, the Meng-tzu, is named after its author, also known as Meng K'o or Mencius B.C. THE PROLEGOMENA OF THE WORKS OF MENCIUS IILENCIUS AND HIS DISCIPLES OF YANG CHU AND MO TI WORKS CONSULTED IN PREPARING THE VOLUME THE BODY OF THE VOLUME THE WORKS OF MENCIUS INDEXES.

Customer Reviews. Barnes & Noble Press. Publish your book with B&N. Learn : CreateSpace. Mencius said, 'It would be better to be without the Book of History than to give entire credit to it.

In the "Completion of the War," I select two or three passages only, which I believe. "The benevolent man has no enemy under heaven.

The Works of Mencius Translated by James Legge Book II, Chapters V-VII Mencius ***** Introduction Just as Socrates led to Aristotle; in a similar way, Confucius led to Mencius.

Confucius (~B.C.E.) wrote simplistic phrases that could easily be memorized, but may not have had the subtlety and depth to handle real life Size: 37KB. The book, in a different form and known as "The Annals of Lu," was in existence before Confucius, and his task seems, after all, to have been to edit and amplify it.

The work as it has come down to us, however, undoubtedly unchanged since the Han dynasty, is a bare record of events, almost utterly devoid of instruction and even of interest.Mencius, (Latin), Chinese (Pinyin) Mengzi or (Wade-Giles) Meng-tzu, original name (Wade-Giles) Meng K’o, (born c.ancient state of Zou, China—died c.

bce, China), early Chinese philosopher whose development of orthodox Confucianism earned him the title “second sage.” Chief among his basic tenets was an emphasis on the obligation of rulers to provide for the common people.The Works of Mencius. Chapter 1.

Mencius went to see king Hui of Liang. The king said, "Venerable sir, since you have not counted it fart to come here, a distance of a thousand li, may I presume that you are provided with counsels to profit my kingdom? "Mencius replied, "Why .