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Author Raquez, A., author.

Title In the land of pagodas : a classic account of travel in Hong Kong, Macao, Shanghai, Hubei, Hunan and Guizhou / Alfred Raquez ; edited and translated by William L. Gibson and Paul Bruthiaux.

Publication Info. Copenhagen, Denmark : NIAS Press, 2017.

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Description 1 online resource (xxxvi, 494 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Series Exploring Asia ; #1
Exploring Asia (Copenhagen, Denmark) ; #1.
Note Translation of "Au Pays des Pagodes: Notes de Voyage, Hongkong, Macao, Shanghai, Le Houpé, Le Hounan, Le Kouei-Tchéou." Originally published: Shanghai, Presse orientale, 1900.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Language Translated from the French.
Contents From Hong Kong to Canton -- Canton and its trades -- Here and there in Canton -- Canton's pagodas -- Canton -- the port and the river -- Macao -- Hong Kong -- Shanghai -- The Yangtze River -- Across Hunan on the Yuan River -- On the Yuan River -- Hunan : from Changde to the border -- Guizhou -- Qingxi -- Guizhou -- the mercury mines -- Across Guizhou -- Guiyang-fu -- Acress Guizhou -- The Yuan River -- The Canals -- The Yangtze.
Local Note eBooks on EBSCOhost EBSCO eBook Subscription Academic Collection - North America
Subject China -- Description and travel.
Hong Kong (China) -- Description and travel.
Macau (China) -- Description and travel.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Travel writing.
Travel writing.
Added Author Gibson, William L., editor, translator.
Bruthiaux, Paul, editor, translator.
Added Title Au pays des pagodes. English
Other Form: Print version: 9788776942014 8776942015 8776942023 9788776942021 (OCoLC)960089051
ISBN 9788776946340 (electronic bk.)
8776946347 (electronic bk.)