WU TI QINGWEN JIAN. (A Mirror of the Manchu Language in Five Incarnations). Beijing, 1957. 3 vols. 27x16 cm. Cloth.
GBP 150.00
A Manchu dictionary with the equivalent to the Manchu given in five other languages, including Chinese. It seems the five languages are: Manchu, Mongolian, Tibetan, Arabic and Chinese. This work is based on a rare book held in the Gugong Museum entitled: Yu Zhi Wu Ti Qingwen Jian - 'The Imperially-Commissioned Mirror of the Manchu Language in Five Incarnations'. Very scarce.
Subjects: Language Rare Books
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 653 in printed List 194.
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