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A general description of China 1 edition

Cover of: A general description of China | [Jean Baptiste Gabriel Alexandre] Grosier

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A general description of China
containing the topography of the fifteen provinces which compose this vast empire; that of Tartary, the isles, and other tributary countries; the number and situation of its cities, the state of its population, the natural history of its animals, vegetables and minerals. Together with the latest accounts that have reached Europe, of the government, religion, manners, customs, arts and sciences of the Chinese. Illus. by a new and correct map of China, and other copper-plates.
2d ed. ... Tr. from the French of Abbe Grosier.

Published 1795 by G.G. and J. Robinson in London .
Written in English.

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Early works to 1800.


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DS708 .G87

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2 v.

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