Typescript translations into English and German by J.G. Weiss of the Tae-te Ching, with introduction and notes on the philosopher Lao-tzu.
Translations by J.G. Weiss of the Tae-te Ching
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
John Gustav Weiss (b 1857).
Conditions Governing Access
Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/specialcollections).
The translations were given to the Library by J.G. Weiss in 1923.
Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.
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.