Describes historical, legendary, and supernatural persons, animals, and objects that recur as symbols in Oriental art and literatureaquot;Foxes are regarded as uncanny creatures by the Chinese, able to assume human shapes and work endless mischief (chiefly in love affairs) upon those who ... 2 aquot;In the course of official business, a great number of documents are accumulated in the archives of the Yamen. ... 1 Mayers: Chinese Readera#39;s Manual, Pt. I, 183. 2anbsp;...
|Title||:||Outlines of Chinese Symbolism and Art Motives|
|Author||:||Charles Alfred Speed Williams|
|Publisher||:||Courier Corporation - 1941|