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travels of an alchemist

Zhichang Li

travels of an alchemist

the journey of the Taoist Chʻang-chʻun from China to the Hindukush at the summons of Chingiz Khan

by Zhichang Li

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Published by AMS Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China,
  • Mongolia,
  • Asia, Central
    • Subjects:
    • Qiu, Changchun, 1148-1227,
    • Alchemists -- China -- Biography,
    • China -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800,
    • Mongolia -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800,
    • Asia, Central -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800

    • Edition Notes

      Statementrecorded by his disciple, Li Chih-chʻang ; translated with an introd. by Arthur Waley.
      GenreBiography., Early works to 1800.
      SeriesBroadway travellers.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS707 .L513 1979
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 166 p. ;
      Number of Pages166
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5209001M
      ISBN 100404144810
      LC Control Number75036233

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