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Shaughnessy, Edward L. 1952-

Overview
Works: 52 works in 177 publications in 7 languages and 7,593 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sources  Juvenile works  Catalogs  Quotations 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Publishing director, Author of introduction, Author of afterword, colophon, etc.
Classifications: Z45, 931
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Edward L Shaughnessy
China : empire and civilization by Edward L Shaughnessy( Book )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cambridge history of ancient China : from the origins of civilization to 221 B.C.( Book )

16 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In The Cambridge History of Ancient China, fourteen leading scholars provide a survey of the cultural, intellectual, political, and institutional developments of pre-imperial China (from the beginnings of civilization to 221 B.C.)."--Jacket
Before Confucius : studies in the creation of the Chinese classics by Edward L Shaughnessy( Book )

13 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Edward L. Shaughnessy examines the original composition of China's oldest books, the Classic of Changes, the Venerated Documents, and the Classic of Poetry. By describing the original contexts in which these books were written and what they meant to their original authors and readers, this work sheds light on both the degree to which Chinese culture already was literate by 1000 BC, and also on how the later classical tradition eventually diverged from these origins."--Jacket
Ancient China : life, myth and art by Edward L Shaughnessy( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cultuurgeschiedenis van China vanaf ca. 2500 v.Chr. tot ca. 900 n.Chr
I Ching = The classic of changes( Book )

9 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and Chinese and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sources of Western Zhou history : inscribed bronze vessels by Edward L Shaughnessy( Book )

10 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The thousands of ritual bronze vessels discovered by China's archaeologists serve as the major documentary source for the Western Zhou dynasty (1045-771 B.C.). These vessels contain long inscriptions full of detail on subjects as diverse as the military history of the period, the bureaucratic structure of the royal court, and lawsuits among the gentry
Exploring the life, myth, and art of ancient China by Edward L Shaughnessy( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the art, religion, history, daily life, and rituals of ancient China
China by Edward L Shaughnessy( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover this unique culture through a combination of authoritative, accessible scholarship and magnificent photographs. Drawing on the most recent discoveries and theories, the book investigates key cultural, spiritual and artistic traditions of this vast civilization and describes the country's major scientific and technological innovations, including gunpowder, printing and the compass. A wealth of colour photography and artwork, together with a lively and authoritative text, vividly evokes the customs and traditions of the Chinese world, from life in the most remote rural villages to the running of the imperial court
Unearthing the changes : recently discovered manuscripts of the Yi Jing (I Ching) and related texts by Edward L Shaughnessy( Book )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Divining the past, divining the future: archaeology and the rediscovery of the changes -- The context, content, and significance of the Shanghai Museum manuscript of the Zhou Yi -- Translation of the Shanghai Museum manuscript of the Zhou Yi -- The Wangjiatai bamboo-strip manuscripts of the Gui Cang -- Translation of the Gui Cang fragments -- The Fuyang Zhou Yi manuscript -- Translation of the Fuyang Zhou Yi manuscript
Ritual and reverence : Chinese art at the University of Chicago : catalogue by David and Alfred Smart Gallery( Book )

5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

China : the land of the heavenly dragon( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and Polish and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New sources of early Chinese history : an introduction to the reading of inscriptions and manuscripts( Book )

7 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Chine ancienne : pays du dragon céleste( Book )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in French and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ouvrage organisé en doubles pages qui offre les bases nécessaires à la connaissance de la Chine ancienne, des origines jusqu'à la chute du pouvoir impérial en 1912. Trois parties : le monde chinois (géographie, histoire), croyances et rituels (confucianisme, tao, yin et yang), la science et les arts (médecine, beaux-arts, arts du spectacle)
Confucian & Taoist wisdom : philosophical insights from Confucius, Mencius, Laozi, Zhuangzi, and other masters by Edward L Shaughnessy( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The composition of the Zhouyi by Edward L Shaughnessy( )

13 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wen gu zhi xin lu : shang zhou wen hua shi guan jian by Edward L Shaughnessy( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in Chinese and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chinese wisdom : philosophical insights from Confucius, Mencius, Laozi, Zhuangzi and other masters by Edward L Shaughnessy( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intends to bring together some of the most inspiring and illuminating thoughts from China's long and magnificent past. This title offers a selection that ranges from the humane ideals of Confucius and Mencius to the more esoteric thoughts expressed in the Tao Te Ching and the Zhuangzi
Wijsheid van Confucius, Lao Zi, Zhuang Zi en andere Chinese meesters by Edward L Shaughnessy( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in Dutch and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written on bamboo and silk; the beginnings of Chinese books and inscriptions by Tsuen-hsuin Tsien( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Histoire de l'écriture, des supports à travers l'histoire (porcelaine, bambou, bois, papier) et du livre
Gu shi yi guan by Edward L Shaughnessy( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in Chinese and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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China : empire and civilization
Alternative Names
Edward Louis Shaughnessy

Shaughnessy, E. L. 1952-

Shaughnessy, Edward Louis 1952-

Shaugnessy, Edward L. 1952-

Xia, Han yi 1952-

Xia, Hanyi 1952-

Xiahanyi 1952-

Шонесси, Эдвард Л 1952-

夏, 含夷 1952-

夏含夷

夏含夷 1952-

Languages
English (103)

Chinese (10)

French (4)

Spanish (3)

Dutch (3)

German (1)

Polish (1)

Covers
The Cambridge history of ancient China : from the origins of civilization to 221 B.C.Before Confucius : studies in the creation of the Chinese classicsAncient China : life, myth and artI Ching = The classic of changesSources of Western Zhou history : inscribed bronze vesselsExploring the life, myth, and art of ancient ChinaChinaChina : the land of the heavenly dragon