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Book/Printed Material Xi ru er mu zi 西儒耳目資 / / Xi ru er

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  • Xi ru er mu zi

Other Title

  • 西儒耳目資 /
  • Xi ru er


  • This work concerns the phonetic transcription of Chinese into Roman phonetic symbols. The original inscription states that this work was compiled by Nicolas Trigault; prefaces by Wang Zheng and Nicolas Trigault dated 1626, a second preface by Han Yun dated 1625 A.D., and a third preface by Zhang Zhongfang.


  • Trigault, Nicolas, 1577-1628.
  • Han, Yun, active 1625, quan ding.
  • Wang, Zheng, 1571-1644, jiao zi.
  • Cao, Yin, 1658-1712, shou cang.
  • Zhang, Zhongfang, xu.
  • Liaoyidaorenliangfu, ke.
  • Chinese Rare Book Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • [China] : Liaoyidaorenliangfu, [Ming Tianqi 6 nian i.e. 1626]


  • -  Chinese language--Phonology
  • -  Jing bu--Xiao xue lei--Yun shu
  • -  經部--小學類--韻書


  • -  In case.
  • -  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
  • -  1931 409416.
  • -  鈐"棟亭曹氏藏書"等印.
  • -  框23.6 x 15公分, 12行20字, 白口, 四周雙邊, 單黑魚尾, 版心上鐫書名.
  • -  天啓五年(1625)韓雲, 天啓六年(1626)王徵及金尼閣等序.
  • -  不分卷.
  • -  補:書内題: "天啟丙寅 (六年)孟春望日, 了一道人良甫梓行". 金尼閣 (Trigault, N.), 法國人.
  • -  原題:「泰西金尼閣撰述,晉絳韓雲詮訂,秦沍王徵校梓」。卷內有:「棟亭曹氏藏書」,「長白敷槎氏董齋昌齡圖書印」等印記。王徵(序)天啟六年(1626),韓雲(序)天啟五年(1625),張[Zhong]芳(序),金尼閣(序)天啟六年(1626).


  • 8 v. : ill. ; 26 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • PL1201

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2001530396

Online Format

  • image

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Trigault, Nicolas, Yun Han, Zheng Wang, Yin Cao, Zhongfang Zhang, Ke Liaoyidaorenliangfu, and Chinese Rare Book Collection. XI Ru Er Mu Zi. [China: Liaoyidaorenliangfu, Ming Tianqi 6 nian i.e, 1626] Image.

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Trigault, N., Han, Y., Wang, Z., Cao, Y., Zhang, Z., Liaoyidaorenliangfu, K. & Chinese Rare Book Collection. (1626) XI Ru Er Mu Zi. [China: Liaoyidaorenliangfu, Ming Tianqi 6 nian i.e] [Image] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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Trigault, Nicolas, et al. XI Ru Er Mu Zi. [China: Liaoyidaorenliangfu, Ming Tianqi 6 nian i.e, 1626] Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.