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 (206)

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Title:
With the Russians in Mongolia
Creator:
Perry-Ayscough, Henry George Charles
Date:
[1914]
Collection:
Rare Books on China & East Asia
Subcollection:
History of the Far East
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Title:
With p'u and his brigands
Creator:
Taylor, Howard, Mrs.
Date:
1922
Collection:
Rare Books on China & East Asia
Subcollection:
Missionary
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Title:
With Gordon in China : letters from Thomas Lyster
Creator:
Lyster, Thomas, 1840-1865
Date:
1891
Collection:
Rare Books on China & East Asia
Subcollection:
Travel in China
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Title:
Wild life in China, or, Chats on Chinese birds and beasts
Creator:
Lanning, George, 1852-1920
Date:
1911
Collection:
Rare Books on China & East Asia
Subcollection:
History of China
Np193937d?file=thumbnail
Title:
Twelve years in China : the people, the rebels, and the mandarins
Alternative Title:
12 years in China : the people, the rebels, and the mandarins
Creator:
Scarth, John
Date:
1860
Collection:
Rare Books on China & East Asia
Subcollection:
Travel in China
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Title:
Translations from the Chinese
Creator:
Morley, Christopher, 1890-1957
Date:
c1922
Collection:
Rare Books on China & East Asia
Subcollection:
Chinese Literature