Chinese sage, or the Science of living safely in society
Cover handmade genuine leather (shagreen)
Format 130х180 mm
100 numbered copies
Paper GardaPat (Italy)
"This book contains the advice of wisdom and all virtues". The prefaces reveal worthy of curiosity the story of finding her in the East. The name of the Creator of the book is shrouded in mystery: the authors called Confucius, and Chesterfield. Publisher Vasily Ruban has created a splendid hoax, confusing and readers, and literary critics. Fascination with Confucianism and other Eastern teachings in Russia were the impetus to create this elegant piece. Mysterious origin, florid and fluid style, "the power, simplicity, and purity of morals, which is seen everywhere in this ancient" text of the secret of the popularity of the publication. In the "translation" into Russian language meeting the moral reflections are complemented by arguments about the Christian law. The height of thoughts, the power of expression and wit in the rules of the "Chinese sage" will not leave indifferent any modern reader seeking to "live safely in society."