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- A Handbook of the Chinese Language
- James Summers
- 04 November 2018 James Summers
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Excerpt from A Handbook of the Chinese Language Parts I and II Grammar and Chrestomathy Prepared With and View to Initiate the Student of Chinese in the Rudiments of This Language and to Supply Materials for His Early StudiesThe intention of the author in preparing this work for the press was to make a text book for students of the Chinese language who attend his lectures at King's College London and to assist others who might commence the study of the language in this country as well as to aid those who enter for the first time upon this study in China itselfIn order to Show the need of some such book it will be necessary fairly to pass in review the various works which are within reach of or which may be supposed to exist fo.
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R the student to point out candidly what appear to be their defects and also to note their real value as aids to the study of ChineseThe investigation of Chinese in this country and even in Europe generally is but of recent date The vague expressions collected from the works of the Jesuits on the subject though correct for the most part in themselves needed a Jesuit to explain them and to guard the wayward fancy from misinterpret ing them The Best rules and the deepest truths are often misunderstood because there is no teacher at hand to purge the idola from the mind and clear it of its earlier prejudices The colouring of every thing that concerns the Chinese has been heightened by the romantic accounts of this nation given by.
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