Milne: The Sacred Edict

William Milne: The Sacred Edict, containing sixteen maxims of the Emperor Kang-he, amplified by his son, the Emperor Yoong-ching; together with a paraphrase on the whole by a mandarin. Translated from the Chinese original, and illustrated with notes (London: Printed for Black, Kingsbury, Parbury, and Allen, Booksellers to the Hon. East-India Company, 1817).

For a second edition published in 1870 by the American Presbyterian Mission Press (Shanghai) see:
[Qing Shengzu/Qing Shizong]/William Milne (transl.): The sacred edict containing sixteen maxims of the emperor Kang-Hi, amplified by his son, the emperor Yoong-Ching together with a paraphrase on the whole, by a mandarin [2nd ed.] (Shanghai: American Presbyterian Press 1870)

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  • Bibliographic references: BS 1426, Lust 740

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