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The Resource The lure of China : writers from Marco Polo to J.G. Ballard, Frances Wood

The lure of China : writers from Marco Polo to J.G. Ballard, Frances Wood

Label
The lure of China : writers from Marco Polo to J.G. Ballard
Title
The lure of China
Title remainder
writers from Marco Polo to J.G. Ballard
Statement of responsibility
Frances Wood
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wood, Frances
Dewey number
809/.9335851
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • China
  • European literature
  • Travelers' writings, European
  • China
Label
The lure of China : writers from Marco Polo to J.G. Ballard, Frances Wood
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Marco Polo and the missionaries -- Fabulous Cathay and the Age of Discovery -- Jesuit China -- Nieuhoff's account -- Daniel Defoe on China -- Lord Macartney -- Diplomatic China -- Malraux in the Chinese Revolution -- Somerset Maugham on China -- Stella Benson -- Ann Bridge -- Travellers -- Old Etonians in China -- Bloomsbury in China -- Pioneering journalists -- Wartime visitors -- Collecting China -- Shanghai -- Childhood in China
Control code
ocn262209103
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
283 p.
Isbn
9781592650828
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008042691
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)262209103
Label
The lure of China : writers from Marco Polo to J.G. Ballard, Frances Wood
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Marco Polo and the missionaries -- Fabulous Cathay and the Age of Discovery -- Jesuit China -- Nieuhoff's account -- Daniel Defoe on China -- Lord Macartney -- Diplomatic China -- Malraux in the Chinese Revolution -- Somerset Maugham on China -- Stella Benson -- Ann Bridge -- Travellers -- Old Etonians in China -- Bloomsbury in China -- Pioneering journalists -- Wartime visitors -- Collecting China -- Shanghai -- Childhood in China
Control code
ocn262209103
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
283 p.
Isbn
9781592650828
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008042691
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)262209103

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