Translations by J.G. Weiss of the Tae-te Ching
Typescript translations into English and German by J.G. Weiss of the Tae-te Ching, with introduction and notes on the philosopher Lao-tzu.
Language of Materials
English and German
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. misc. e. 116].
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MSS. Eng. misc. e. 116, German e. 6
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13861
Biographical / Historical
John Gustav Weiss (b 1857).
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 45692-3.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The translations were given to the Library by J.G. Weiss in 1923.
- Translations by J.G. Weiss of the Tae-te Ching
- Emily Tarrant
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