Translations by J.G. Weiss of the Tae-te Ching

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Typescript translations into English and German by J.G. Weiss of the Tae-te Ching, with introduction and notes on the philosopher Lao-tzu.

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).

Acquisition Information

The translations were given to the Library by J.G. Weiss in 1923.

Note

Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

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