By Albert Chan

The Jesuit data in Rome (Archium Romanum Societatus Iesu) includes books and manuscripts from the Ming (1369-1644) and Ching (1644-1911) dynasties on chinese language background, chinese language and Western philosophy, astronomy and different sciences; volumes through Westerners introducing Christian proposal to the chinese language; and works by means of chinese language Christians evaluating what they have been taught by means of the Jesuits with the Buddhist, Taoist, and Confucian traditions. Many works care for the well-known chinese language rites controversy. There also are volumes that deal with different spiritual teams corresponding to the Muslims and the Jews. The archive has a suite of a few of the 1st Chinese-Western dictionaries. many of the works contain marginal annotations through the emperors of China, recognized chinese language students, and Jesuit missionaries and lots more and plenty, even more. This catalogue includes cautious descriptions of a majority of these archival goods with bibliographical resources relating them. English is the most language, yet Latin, different ecu languages, and chinese language (with characters) also are abundant.

Show description

Read or Download Chinese Materials in the Jesuit Archives in Rome, 14th-20th Centuries: A Descriptive Catalogue: A Descriptive Catalogue (Study of the Ricci Institute for Chinese-Western Cultural Hi) PDF

Best publishing & books books

A Biographical Guide to Spanish Music for the Violin and Viola, 1900-1997 (Music Reference Collection)

Assembly the present desire for a source on Spanish violin and viola tune, this advisor presents the trainer and performer with info on nearly three hundred works for violin and viola in solo, with piano, and with orchestra. The annotated entries supply sensible info with reference to point of trouble, musical language, and length and variety of hobbies.

The American Civil War: A Handbook of Literature and Research

The only most crucial quantity for somebody drawn to the Civil struggle to possess and seek advice. (From the foreword by means of James M. McPherson) the 1st advisor to Civil battle literature to seem in approximately 30 years, this e-book presents the main complete, up to date, and informative survey and research of the big physique of Civil conflict literature.

Georgia Civil War Manuscript Collections: An Annotated Bibliography

This booklet presents historians and genealogists with a one-stop advisor to each Civil War–related manuscript assortment saved in Georgia’s many repositories. With this advisor in hand, researchers will now not spend numerous hours pouring via on-line catalogs, emailing archivists, and pondering in the event that they have exhausted each lead of their pursuit of firsthand information regarding the battle and the reports of these who lived via and have been impacted by way of it.

Libraries Partnering with Self-Publishing: A Winning Combination: A Winning Combination

Aid your library leverage possibilities within the renowned home made publishing circulation via following this guide's procedure for developing and generating books. • deals librarians a wide evaluation of self-publishing and indicates them how they could turn into a part of the method• positive factors interviews with library pros skilled with self-publishing• Expands and strengthens the function of the library as a publishing middle• comprises sensible suggestion for purchasing begun in self-publishing• Describes publishing possibilities for either librarians and consumers

Extra resources for Chinese Materials in the Jesuit Archives in Rome, 14th-20th Centuries: A Descriptive Catalogue: A Descriptive Catalogue (Study of the Ricci Institute for Chinese-Western Cultural Hi)

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.57 of 5 – based on 30 votes