Page:Sacred Books of the East - Volume 3.djvu/12

From Wikisource
Jump to: navigation, search
This page needs to be proofread.
BOOK PAGE
III. The Shih from the time of Confucius till the General Acknowledgment of the Present Text 285
From Confucius to the rise of the Khin dynasty. The Shih was all recovered after the fires of Khin. Three different texts:- of Lu; of Khi; of Han Ying. The text of Mao.
IV. The Formation of the Collection of the Shih; how it came to be so Small and Incomplete; the interpretation and Authors of the Pieces; one Point of Time certainly indicated in it; and the Confucian Preface 290
The theory of the Chinese scholars about a collection of poems for governmental purposes. The music-master of the king got the odes of each sate from its music-master; and the collected poems were dissembinated throughout the states. How the Shih is so small and incomplete. The authors of the pieces. The year B.C. 776 clearly indicted. The Preface to the Shih.


Odes of the Temple and the Alter.

1. The Sacrificial Odes of Shang 303
2. The Sacrificial Odes of Kau. Decade i 313
The Sacrificial Odes of Kau. Decade ii 320
The Sacrificial Odes of Kau. Decade iii 328
3. The Sacrificial Odes of Lû 336


The Minor Odes of the Kingdom.

Decade i. Odes 5, 6, 9 347
Decade iv. Odes 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 349
Decade v. Odes 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 9 358
Decade vi. Odes 3, 5, 6, 7, 8 364
Decade vii. Odes 1, 6 373
Decade viii. Odes 5 376


The Major Odes of the Kingdom.

Decade i. Odes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10 377
Decade ii. Odes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 9, 10 396
Decade iii. Odes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, 11 410


Lessons from the States.

Book 2. Odes 2, 4 430
Book 3. Odes 4, 15 410
Book 4. Odes 1, 3, 6 434