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Eastern proverbs and emblems illustrating old truths
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AuthorLong, James
TitleEastern proverbs and emblems illustrating old truths
Pub Year1881
KeywordsProverbs
Emblems
AbstractThis book is a collection of proverbs from China, Japan, Russia, Bengal, and several other Oriental countries. Sections of this book deal with chiefly moral proverbs, while others deal with those that have more of a religious message. Some examples are 'The Ant Teaches the Sluggard', 'The Body as a Clay House Crouched before a Moth', and 'Heavenly Treasures in Earthen Vessels'. Discussion on each of the proverbs and emblems is also included.
PublisherTr??bner
Place of PublicationLondon
Electronic Locationhttp://books.google.com/books?id=7cePT0y8gzUC&dq=eastern+proverbs+and+emblems+illustrating+old+truths&printsec=frontcover&source=web&ots=zzyk9r8RlX&sig=QReo908sucBsrtRFu90i5AD7nvU
Local Call NumberPN 6511 L6 1881
Resource TypeBook
TypeText
CollectionDr. Thomas J. Khattar Collection
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