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The Soul of China - Wilhelm, Richard, and Reece, John Holroyd (Translated by)
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The Soul of China offers readers a tour of Chinese tradition and character lost to the modern era. Richard Wilhelm arrived in China before the Boxer Rebellion and stayed for a quarter of a century. He became intimate with retired princes and Taoist priests; he steeped himself in Chinese philosophy and occultism; he emerged with a profound respect for the Chinese culture. With chapters on the Revolution, Chinese country life, royalty and soundrels, and occultism and religious movements, this book is one man's fascinating ...

The Soul of China 2007, Lethe Press, Maple Shade

ISBN-13: 9781590210567

Trade paperback