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The shape of the turtle

myth, art, and cosmos in early China

by Sarah Allan

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Published by State University of New York Press in Albany, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • Philosophy, Chinese -- To 221 B.C,
    • Art, Chinese -- To 221 B.C,
    • Mythology, Chinese,
    • Cosmology, Chinese,
    • China -- Civilization -- To 221 B.C,
    • China -- History -- Shang dynasty, 1766-1122 B.C

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 206-222) and index.

      Other titlesMyth, art, and cosmos in early China.
      StatementSarah Allan.
      SeriesSUNY series in Chinese philosophy and culture
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsB126 .A44 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 230 p. :
      Number of Pages230
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1870925M
      ISBN 100791404595, 0791404609
      LC Control Number90030424

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