Wilkinson: Sketches Of Chinese Customs & Manners

[George Wilkinson:]  Sketches Of Chinese Customs & Manners, In 1811-12, Taken On The Spot; And Interspersed with a variety of Curious Occurrences, During A Voyage To The Cape of Good Hope, Pulo Penang, China, Canton, Whampoa, and Saint Helena : With Some Account Of The Ladrones / in a series of letters to a friend … → Continue reading

Holmes: The Journal Of Mr. Samuel Holmes, Serjeant-Major Of The XIth Light Dragoons, During His Attendance, As One Of The Guard On Lord Macartney’s Embassy To China And Tartary.

[Samuel Holmes:] The Journal Of Mr. Samuel Holmes, Serjeant-Major Of The XIth Light Dragoons, During His Attendance, As One Of The Guard On Lord Macartney’s Embassy To China And Tartary. 1792-3 : Printed Without Addition, Abridgment, Or Amendment, From The Original Diary, Kept During That Expedition (London: Bulmer 1798)

Digitized: Staatsbibliothek … → Continue reading

Winterbotham: A complete view of the Chinese empire

William: Winterbotham: An historical, geographical, and philosophical view of the Chinese empire: comprehending a description of the fifteen provinces of China, Chinese Tartary; tributary states; natural history of China; government, religion, laws, manners and customs, literature, arts, sciences, manufactures, &c. (London: Printed for, and sold by the editor; J. Ridgway, York-Street; and W. Button, Paternoster-Row, 1795)

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An authentic account of an embassy from the King of Great Britain to the Emperor of China

[George Leonard Staunton/George Macartney/Erasmus Gower:] An authentic account of an embassy from the King of Great Britain to the Emperor of China; including cursory obsrvations made, and information obtained, in travelling through that ancient empire, and a small part of Chinese Tartary. Together with a Relation of the Voyage undertaken on the occasion by His … → Continue reading

Aeneas Anderson: Geschichte der Brittischen Gesandtschaft …

Aeneas Anderson: A narrative of the British embassy to China, in the years 1792, 1793 and1794; containing the various circumstances of the embassy, with accounts of customs and manners of the Chinese; and a description of the country, towns, cities, etc. etc. (London: Printed for J. Debrett, 1795)

Bibliographic reference: Löwendahl, vol. 2, p. 35 … → Continue reading

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