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  1. THE IMMORTAL GIVEN TO DRINK.
    Queensland Times, Ipswich Herald and General Advertiser (Qld. : 1861 - 1908) Tuesday 16 February 1864 p 4 Article
    Abstract: This is the honorary title by which Li-tai-pe, the most illustrious of the Chinese poets, has been distinguished for upwards of a thousand years. If ... 2909 words
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  2. THE LEAHNED TAILOR.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Wednesday 26 April 1843 p 4 Article
    Abstract: [The following narrative. extracted from the judicial records of China, is interesting, inasmuch as it gives some surious particulars and details rel ... 2873 words
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  3. ENGLISH EXTRACTS. A CHINESE STORY. (From the Times.) THE LEARNED TAILOR. (Translated from the Chinese by M. Stanislas Julien, Member of the Institute.)
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 30 March 1843 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The following narrative, extracted from the judicial records of China, is interesting, inasmuch as it gives some curious particulars and details rela ... 2854 words
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  4. PEKING AND ITS LANGUAGE. SOME SIDE-LIGHTS. THE SHANGHAI ARSENAL.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 26 July 1900 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The following interesting extracts are taken from [?]paper read by Captain A. W. S. Wiugate, 14th Bengal Lancers, before a gathering of British offic ... 799 words
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  5. The Lhasa Mystery.
    Western Star and Roma Advertiser (Toowoomba, Qld. : 1875 - 1948) Wednesday 16 November 1904 p 4 Article
    Abstract: BEFORE the departure of the British expedition from Thibet, the correspondent of the "Times" was permitted, by the influence of the Amban, to enter 463 words
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  6. A CHINESE SUPERSTITION.
    The Gundagai Times and Tumut, Adelong and Murrumbidgee District Advertiser (NSW : 1868 - 1931) Friday 2 July 1880 p 4 Article
    Abstract: When Chuntchec, the first of the Manchu Emperors and the founder of the present or Taing dynasty, ascended the throne of China, he planted a tree in ... 377 words
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  7. Why the Chinaman Wears a Queue.
    The Albury Banner and Wodonga Express (NSW : 1873 - 1938) Friday 2 September 1904 p 9 Article
    Abstract: Manchuria has been a fearful possession for China, and the move of Russia toward its acquirement is likely to be fateful for that power, too. Even if ... 987 words
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  10. Ancestral Portrait: Female in Manchu Court Costume
    China
    [ Photograph : 1930 ]
    Languages: Undetermined
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    Ancestral Portrait: Female in Manchu Court Costume
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  12. Lantern Slide, A Manchu family (black and white)
    [ Object ]
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    At Gold Museum
    Lantern Slide, A Manchu family (black and white)
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  15. Portrait of an Rölpai Dorje (1717–1786), Lama of the Seal
    Tibet
    [ Art work : 1912 ]
    Languages: Undetermined
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    Portrait of an Rölpai Dorje (1717–1786), Lama of the Seal
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  20. The story of the stone : a Chinese novel in five volumes / translated by David Hawkes
    Cao, Xueqin, approximately 1717-1763
    [ Book, Government publication, Audio book, Microform : 1754-2015 ]
    Languages: Chinese;English;Japanese;Vietnamese, [6 others]
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    At 85 libraries
    The story of the stone : a Chinese novel in five volumes / translated by David Hawkes
  21. The Analects of Confucius / translation and notes by Simon Leys
    Confucius
    Lun yu.
    [ Book, Audio book, Government publication : 1684-2020 ]
    Languages: English;Chinese;Japanese;French, [13 others]
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    At 121 libraries
    The Analects of Confucius / translation and notes by Simon Leys
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  23. The Great Wall of China / George Rose
    Rose, George, 1861-1942
    [ Poster, chart, other : 1905 ]
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    At State Library VIC
    The Great Wall of China / George Rose
  24. (From the Pekin Gazette.)
    South Australian (Adelaide, SA : 1844 - 1851) Friday 5 September 1845 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The Governor of the rivers and canals gives a fearful account of the ravages occasioned last summer by the floods. Not only had the low. lands nf Hoo ... 1807 words
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  25. SELECTIONS FROM THE PEKING GAZETTE.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 13 December 1842 p 4 Article
    Abstract: FALL OF RAIN AT PEKING.—A late Gazette announces that the long drought at Peking has ended, and copious showers of rain have fallen. His imperial Maj ... 580 words
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  26. A FALSE BUDDHA.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 7 January 1881 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The North China Herald publishes the following epitome of an official document which appeared in the Pekin Gazette on October 11:— 783 words
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  27. SOME CURIOSITIES OF THE "PEKING GAZETTE."
    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Wednesday 8 January 1890 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Nothing is too small or too large to come within its purview. It will give as much room to an ordinary murdor case at the extremity of the Empire as ... 1026 words
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  28. THE GREAT WALL OF CHINA. BY L.F.L.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 21 April 1888 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Grave doubts having lately been cast upon the existence of this time-honoured marvel by "One who has not seen it," a few remarks by one who has seen ... 1497 words
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  29. The Manchu Tombs at Moukden.
    Australian Town and Country Journal (Sydney, NSW : 1870 - 1907) Wednesday 30 November 1904 p 39 Article
    Abstract: War acquaints one with peculiar friends, and still stranger resting-places (writes Douglas Story in "Black and White"). Last May 1 was in a scene of ... 704 words
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  30. THE SACRED TOMBS OF MUKDEN
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Monday 7 November 1904 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The vast city of Mukden, around which so much that interests the world is taking place, with upwards of 300,000 people, is a busy and thriving commer ... 1785 words
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  31. The City of Nanking.
    Australian Town and Country Journal (Sydney, NSW : 1870 - 1907) Saturday 22 September 1900 p 61 Article
    Abstract: Every globe-girdler who spends three weeks in China, and goes home to write a book about, the country, has described the two great cities of the nort ... 1600 words
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  32. THE MING TOMBS AT NANKING. (From the North China Herald.)
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Wednesday 9 October 1861 p 2 Article
    Abstract: EVERYONE who has a little time to spare at Nanking should go and [?] the ruins of the Ming tombs. Tienwan's palace may be interesting with its red an ... 4451 words
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  33. AN ACCOUNT OF PEKING.
    The Australian (Sydney, NSW : 1824 - 1848) Monday 18 September 1843 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Shun-teen-foo, or Peking, the metropolis of the most populous, although not the largest, empire in the world, is situate 39 55' N. Lat. and 116 28' E 4759 words
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  34. AN ACCOUNT OF PEKING. (Concluded from our last.)
    The Australian (Sydney, NSW : 1824 - 1848) Wednesday 20 September 1843 p 4 Article
    Abstract: As our space will not permit us to give a detailed description of Peking, we must limit ourselves to a few sketches of this celebrated city. Mr. 2490 words
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  35. CHINA. REMINISCENCES OF AMOY. (From the latest Canton Papers.) CONCLUDED FROM OUR LAST.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Saturday 2 April 1842 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The town is not remarkable for any splendid buildings, the streets are on the contrary lined with low and narrow houses and the shops by no means inv ... 3872 words
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  36. CHINA. (From the Canton Press, Nov. 7.)
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Thursday 31 March 1842 p 4 Article
    Abstract: We have been favored by a friend, an eyewitness, with the following interesting paper, which, from its length, we are unable to give entire in this i ... 4956 words
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  37. Shanghai tea house with unidentified man
    [ Photograph : 1886 ]
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    Shanghai tea house with unidentified man
  38. Snaps of Chinese life in and around the Chinese city of Kiukiang, 1898-1909
    [ Photograph : 1898-1909 ]
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    Snaps of Chinese life in and around the Chinese city of Kiukiang, 1898-1909