Mencius (Penguin Classics)
Penguin Books, Harmondsworth, Middlesex, 1970. Reprint, Softcover. Good Condition. 9780140442281 Introduction by translator, 5 appendices, textual notes and glossary of personal and place names. Colour illustrated paperback binding with white coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. "Mencius is the second great Confusion philosopher. He drew out the implication of his master's moral principles, and reinterpreted them for the harsh conditions of the 4th century B. C. When they were threatened by the aggressive and immoral doctrine of Legalism. With its stress on the "thinking hard" (or individual conscience), the Mencius is a deeply felt defence of morality in personal and public life." – from rear panel blurb. Creasing to the book corners with reading creases to the back strip. Very noticeable rubbing of the book edges and either side of the back strip with a little chipping to the back strip corners. Tanning of the text block edges and age toning of the pages. Size: 12mo (standard paperback). 280, [8 – of which six of further titles on publishing house] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1.
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Keywords: BZDB2 Mencius, Philosophy, Confucian, religion, ancient China Philosophy; China; Ancient (BC); Religion & Theology. Mencius Penguin Classics Religion & Theology