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《尚书 - Shang Shu》

[Spring and Autumn (772 BC - 476 BC)] English translation: James Legge [?]
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[Also known as: 《书》, 《书经》, "The Classic of History", "The Book of Documents"]

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  汤誓 - Speech of Tang
  仲虺之诰 - Announcement of Zhong-hui
  汤诰 - Announcement of Tang
  伊训 - Instructions of Yi
  太甲上 - Tai Jia I
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  说命中 - Charge to Yue II
  说命下 - Charge to Yue III
  高宗肜日 - Day of the Supplementary Sacrifice to Gao Zong
  西伯戡黎 - Chief of the west's Conquest of Li
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  泰誓上 - Great Declaration I
  泰誓中 - Great Declaration II
  泰誓下 - Great Declaration III
  牧誓 - Speech at Mu
  武成 - Successful Completion of the War
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  旅獒 - Hounds of Lu
  金滕 - Metal-bound Coffer
  大诰 - Great Announcement
  微子之命 - Charge to the Count of Wei
  康诰 - Announcement to the Prince of Kang
  酒诰 - Announcement about Drunkenness
  梓材 - Timber of the Rottlera
  召诰 - Announcement of the Duke of Shao
  洛诰 - Announcement concerning Luo
  多士 - Numerous Officers
  无逸 - Against Luxurious Ease
  君奭 - Prince Shi
  蔡仲之命 - Charge to Zhong of Cai
  多方 - Numerous Regions
  立政 - Establishment of Government
  周官 - Officers of Zhou
  君陈 - Jun-chen
  顾命 - Testamentary Charge
  康王之诰 - Announcement of King Kang
  毕命 - Charge to the Duke of Bi
  君牙 - Kun-ya
  冏命 - Charge to Jiong
  吕刑 - Marquis of Lu on Punishments
  文侯之命 - Charge to the Marquis Wen
  费誓 - Speech at Bi
  秦誓 - Speech of the Marquis of Qin


Source: "Sacred Books of the East, Volume III", James Legge, 1879. Note that this differs in places from the translation in Legge's 1865 "The Chinese Classics, Volume III".

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