Publisher T’Usewei Printing Press, Shanghai, 1914
First Edition, Bound in red book-cloth and grey printed boards. pp. 155 + numerous illustrations
Translated from the French with Notes Historical and Explanatory by M. Kennelly, SJ
Henry Doré’s study on Chinese Superstitions, Chinese Pantheon and Chinese religions, were published in Variétés Sinologiques between 1911-1938. Each volume being issued separately of which this is volume 1 of the First Part issued in 1914 (which deals with the Superstitious Practices of ancient China). All books were published in T’usewei, the printing facilities for the Jesuits in Shanghai.