Also The Notions of the Chinese concerning God and Spirits, 1852. The best account of the old State Religion is that of J. H. Plath, Die Religion und der Cultus der alten Chinesen, 1862. Réville, La Religion chinoise . The third volume of his History. R. K. Douglas, Confucianism and Taoism, 1876. De Groot, in De la Saussaye. De Groot, The Religious System of China, vols. i.-iv., 1892-1901.