Festivals and songs of ancient China


Festivals and songs of ancient China

Book Details

Author  Marcel Granet
Publisher  Gordon Press
Publication Date   October 20, 1975
ISBN  0879682337


Granet’s original work delves deep into the religious and spiritual customs of ancient China by analysing their festivals and songs from the Book of Odes including the original Chinese script. This translation, originally published in 1932, aimed to present Granet’s observations to a wider English readership by omitting the Chinese characters and providing an in-depth insight into one of the most important early civilisations. This title will be of interest to students of Asian studies.

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