If You Have Two Loaves of Bread, Sell One and Buy a Lily: And Other Proverbs of China

If You Have Two Loaves of Bread, Sell One and Buy a Lily: And Other Proverbs of China

by Guy Zona

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Overview

Four thousand years of Chinese history have provided us with an especially rich treasury of these pithy expressions of wisdom. From time immemorial shrewd observations of human relationships have been condensed in concise proverbs, and passed from generation to generation to serve as guiding principles in the lives of the Chinese people. To understand the ethics of the Chinese people and the philosophical background of their outlook on life, one can do no better than to study their proverbs.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780684824024
Publisher: Touchstone
Publication date: 05/02/1997
Pages: 128
Product dimensions: 6.01(w) x 6.04(h) x 0.39(d)

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