The Library has been digitizing its rare books located in the Special Collections with the purpose to promote resource sharing via online access of its full-text. To give users a glimpse of the Chinese and East Asian cultures and histories in western eyes between 18th and early 20th century, this collection contains the rare books on China and East Asia which were mainly published in western countries between 1704 and 1922. Users can also browse different topics by its subcollection including Chinese Literature, Missionary, Religions in China, Social Life and Customs in China, Statistics of China Commerce, Travel in China, etc.

Works (175)

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Title:
A Tibetan-English dictionary : with Sanskrit synonyms. Part 2
Creator:
Das, Sarat Chandra, 1849-1917
Date:
1902
Collection:
Rare Books on China & East Asia
Subcollection:
Chinese Language
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Title:
A Tibetan-English dictionary : with Sanskrit synonyms. Part 1
Creator:
Das, Sarat Chandra, 1849-1917
Date:
1902
Collection:
Rare Books on China & East Asia
Subcollection:
Chinese Language
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Title:
An historical, geographical and philosophical view of the Chinese empire : comprehending a description of the fifteen provinces of China ... . Volume 2
Alternative Title:
View of the Chinese empire
Creator:
Winterbotham, William, 1763-1829
Date:
Approximately 1796
Collection:
Rare Books on China & East Asia
Subcollection:
Travel in China
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Title:
An historical, geographical and philosophical view of the Chinese empire : comprehending a description of the fifteen provinces of China ... . Volume 1
Alternative Title:
View of the Chinese empire
Creator:
Winterbotham, William, 1763-1829
Date:
Approximately 1796
Collection:
Rare Books on China & East Asia
Subcollection:
Travel in China
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Title:
The Shi King : the old "poetry classic" of the Chinese
Alternative Title:
Shi jing
Alternative Title:
Sir John Lubbock's hundred boks ; 11
Creator:
Jennings, William, 1847-1927
Date:
1891
Collection:
Rare Books on China & East Asia
Subcollection:
Chinese Literature
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Title:
Chinese junks : a book of drawings in black & white
Creator:
Donnelly, Ivon A.
Date:
[1920]
Collection:
Rare Books on China & East Asia
Subcollection:
History of China
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Title:
Studies in the Chinese drama
Creator:
Buss, Kate
Date:
1922
Collection:
Rare Books on China & East Asia
Subcollection:
Social Life and Customs in China