The Canton Register

The Canton Register (Canton [i.e. Guangzhou], 1827-1843)

Bibliographic reference: BS col. 2285 Digitized: > vol. 8 (January-December 1835): HATHI Trust (digitizing sponsor: Google; book contributor: University of Michigan No copy listed in Wiener China-Bibliographie

The Canton Register was published in Guangzhou from 8 November 1827 to June 1843 and was followed by The Hongkong … → Continue reading

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[Burts:] Around the World. A Narrative of a Voyage in the East India Squadron …

Robert [Burts:] Around the World. A Narrative of a Voyage in the East India Squadron, under Commodore george C. Read. By an officer of the U.S. Navy, 2 vols. (New York: Charles S. Francis, 1840)

Digitized: vol. 1: Google Books (book contributor: National Central Library, Florence; digitized: 16 April 2013) vol. 2: Google … → Continue reading

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Plan of the City and Suburbs of Canton …

[War Department, Topographical Depot (ed.):] Plan of the City and Suburbs of Canton, compiled by the Quarter Master General Department, Chinese Expeditionary Force. 31 st. October 1857. (1858)

Digitized: gallica Note: map, 930 x 650 mm, scale: 1000 feet to the inc [1:12000] No copy listed in Wiener Chinabibliographie

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The journals of Major Samuel Shaw …

The Journals of Major Samuel Shaw, the first American consul at Canton. With a life of the author by Josiah Quincy (Boston: Crosby and Nichols, 1847)

Bibliographic reference: BS col. 2509 Digitized: > Internet Archive (digitizing sponsor: MSN; book contributor: New York Public Library) > Internet Archive (digitizing sponsor: MSN; book contributor: University … → Continue reading

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Ports of the World: Canton

U.S. Navy. Ports of the World: Canton, China (Ditty Box Guide Book Series), (N. p. [Washington D.C.]: Bureau of Navigation, Navy Department, [1920]

Digitized: Internet Archive (digitizing sponsor: MSN; book contributor: University of California Libraries) No copy listed in Wiener China-Bibliographie

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Beaumont: What is Lord Elgin to do? The Canton dispute and our relations with China considered

Joseph Beaumont: What is Lord Elgin to do? The Canton dispute and our relations with China considered (London: Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans, & Roberts 1857)

Digitized: Google Books (Original from Oxford University, digitized 18 May 2009) Bibliographic reference: BS 2373 No copy listed in Wiener China-Bibliographie

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Gray: Walks in the city of Canton

John Henry Gray: Walks in the city of Canton. (Hong Kong: De Souza & Co. 1875)

Digitized: Internat Archive (Book from the collections of: Harvard University, digitizing sponsor: Google) Bibliographic reference: Löwendahl 1451 No copy listed in Wiener China-Bibliographie

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Ljungstedt: An historical sketch of the Portuguese settlements in China

Andrew Ljungstedt: An historical sketch of the Portuguese settlements in China; and of the Roman Catholic Church and mission in China. A supplementary chapter, description of the city of Canton, republished from the Chinese repository, with the editors permission (Boston: 1836)

Bibliographic reference: Löwendahl, vol. 2, p. 130 f. (no. 914), including detailed information on … → Continue reading

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Henry: An account of the proceedings of the government metropolitan police

James Henry: An account of the proceedings of the government metropolitan police in the city of Canton (Dublin: Hardy & Walker, 1840)

Bibliographic reference: BS col. 2281 Digitized: > Internet Archive (digitizing sponsor: Open Knowledge Commons; book contributor: Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine) > Google Books (Original from Harvard University, … → Continue reading

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Legge: Three weeks on the West River of Canton …

James Legge: Three weeks on the West River of Canton comp. from the journals of Rev. Legge, Dr. Palmer, and Mrs. Tsang Kwei-hwan. Any profits arising from this publication will be given to charitable objects (Hong Kong : De Souza, 1866)

Digitized: Hong Kong University Library | China Through Western Eyes Bibliographic reference: … → Continue reading

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