10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CH'IEN-LUNG»
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in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Ch'ien-lung
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Possessing the Past: Treasures from the National Palace ...
Two thumb rings IE EZIEE IETEJE Ch'ing dynasty, mark and period of Ch'ien-
lung (r. 1736-95). Porcelain painted in polychrome enamels PLATE 321.
Matchbox with scene of figures in a landscape IE EZIEEE iElEiéAMdsfifiiE Ch'ing
國立故宮博物院, Wen Fong, James C. Y. Watt, 1996
Soulstealers: The Chinese Sorcery Scare of 1768
In a fascinating chronicle of this epidemic of fear and the official prosecution of soulstealers that ensued, Philip Kuhn opens a window on the world of eighteenth-century China.
Philip A KUHN, Philip A Kuhn, 2009
The 17th and 18th Centuries: Dictionary of World Biography
Born: September 25, 1711; Peking, China Died: February 7, 1799; Peking, China
Area of Achievement: Government Contribution: Ch'ien-lung presided over an
empire unprecedented in size and power. Under his rule, China reached its apex
Words and Images: Chinese Poetry, Calligraphy, and Painting
Thereupon the ling-ts'ui 65 iii (head foreman) Pai Shih-hsiu Q-Hi-5;' handed over
the painting to the eunuch Mao T'uan for presentation to Ch'ien-lung. In a final
example, T'ang Tai, Castiglione, and Shen Yiian informed the Ju-i Kuan that for ...
Alfreda Murck, Wen Fong, Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.), 1991
nounced that his fourth son, Hung-li, would ascend the throne as the Ch'ien-lung
Emperor (reigned 1736-1795). High Ch'ing: The Ch'ien-lung Period Thanks to his
father's cunning, Ch'ien-lung's coronation was largely free of the intrigue that ...
The Emperor's Four Treasuries: Scholars and the State in the ...
4 Scholars and Bureaucrats at the Ch'ien-lung Court: The Compilation of the Ssu-
k'u ch'uan-shu The process of compiling the Ssu-k'u ch'uan-shu was above all an
exercise in coordination and compromise. That the court and the scholarly ...
History of Modern China
THE RULE OF CHINESE EMPEROR CH'IEN LUNG (1736-1796) The Chi'en
Lung Emperor was a very efficient and capable Manchu ruler. The Yang Cheng
Emperor died in his fifties and was succeeded by a son, then in his twenty-fifth
ʻing Imperial Household Department: A Study of Its ...
only after Ch'ien-lung had made a number of stinging criticisms of their conduct
that the officials felt it necessary to forward several thousand taels to his privy
purse. For example, when Shu-wen, the Superintendent of the Hu- shu Customs,
Crisis and Transformation in Seventeenth-century China: ...
The edicts and "Shih shih-tzu wen" by K'ang-hsi, Yung-cheng, and Ch'ien-lung
spelled out emphatically the above premise. See Wang Hsien-ch'ien, Tung-hua
lu (1899), 10:56a-56b, 12:6b; Kuang-hsu Lan-ch'i hsien-chih, 521-24; Tzu-ch'uan
Chun-shu Chang, Shelley Hsueh-lun Chang, 1998
Approaches to Modern Chinese History
Hung-chou and Ch'ien-lung, it must be emphasized, were not rivals for power;
they were equals before it. In fact the only major public note of discrimination
between them during the entire course of their princedom occurred before their
Albert Feuerwerker, Rhoads Murphey, Mary Clabaugh Wright, 1967
4 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CH'IEN-LUNG»
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Conversation In The Palace Of Ch'ien-Lung
The second outtake, 'Conversation in the Palace of Ch'ien-lung', translated here for the first time in English, is less central to the novel but still ... «Brooklyn Rail, Feb 15»
The Opium Wars still define relations between the UK and China …
As the Emperor Ch'ien-Lung, a famous scholar and able ruler, told another British trade delegation in 1793. "Our Celestial Kingdom possesses ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Nov 10»
China Also Rises
... a map of the world, which the Emperor Ch'ien-lung found unacceptable because the Middle Kingdom was represented on it as too small and not in the middle. «The National Interest Online, Oct 10»
Jade keepsakes set Antiques Roadshow record
... figurine – are from the reign of Ch'ien-lung (1736-1795), said appraiser Jim Callahan, an Asian art expert with Boston-based Skinner Inc. «Toronto Star, Jul 09»