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Chinese researches,

Author: A Wylie; James Thomas; Henri Cordier
Publisher: Shanghai, 1897.
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Wylie, A. (Alexander), 1815-1887.
Chinese researches.
Shanghai, 1897
(OCoLC)555776777
Online version:
Wylie, A. (Alexander), 1815-1887.
Chinese researches.
Shanghai, 1897
(OCoLC)606385027
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A Wylie; James Thomas; Henri Cordier
OCLC Number: 9996937
Notes: Various pagings.
"Preface" signed: James Thomas.
Description: [549] pages frontispiece (portrait) illustrations, plates 23 cm
Contents: The value of Mr. Wylie's Chinese researches, by J. Edkins.--Biographical sketch, by Rev. J. Thomas.--Life and labours of M. Wylie, by M.H. Cordier.--pt. I. Literary: Lecture on Prester John. Buddhist relics. The Bible in China. Secret societies in China. Competitive examinations.--pt. II. Historical: Israelites in China. Nestorian tablet in Si-ngan Fu. Note on the advance of a Chinese general to the Caspian. Subjugation of Corea.--pt. III. Scientific: The Mongol astronomical instruments in Peking. Eclipses recorded in Chinese works. List of fixed stars. Asbestos in China. Magnetic compass in China. Jottings on the science of Chinese arithmetic.--pt. IV. Philological: Essay on Chinese language and literature. Origin of the Manchu character.
Responsibility: by Alexander Wylie.

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