Aids to the study of Chinese philosophy
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Published by Yenjing university in [Beijing .
Written in English


  • Philosophy, Chinese.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementcompiled by Lucius Chapin Porter. Translation by Fung Yu-lan and Lucius Chapin Porter.
ContributionsFeng, Youlan, 1895-1990.
LC ClassificationsB126 .P6713 1934
The Physical Object
Pagination4 p. l., 79 p.
Number of Pages79
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21589791M

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