The history of China, Volume 2 (Google eBook)

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W. Thacker & co., 1898 - History
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Page 566 - Treaties existing between them; and, for that purpose, have named as their Plenipotentiaries, that is to say: "Her Majesty the Queen of Great Britain and Ireland, the...
Page 568 - ... mutual benefit, and, for that purpose, have named as their Plenipotentiaries, that is to say: || Her Majesty the Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland...
Page 555 - ... have resolved to conclude a Treaty for that purpose, and have therefore named as their Plenipotentiaries, that is to say : Her Majesty the Queen of Great Britain and Ireland, Sir Henry Pottinger, Bart., a Major-General in the employ of the East India Company, etc. ; And His Imperial Majesty the Emperor of China...
Page 556 - His Majesty the Emperor of China agrees, that British subjects, with their families and establishments, shall be allowed to reside, for the purpose of carrying on their mercantile pursuits, without molestation or restraint...
Page 579 - ... and deliver the same to the merchant, and shall also certify the facts to the officers of customs of the other ports ; all which being done on the arrival in port of the vessel in which the goods are laden, and...
Page 352 - China had recovered from her internal confusion, there was nothing to be gained and much to be lost by protracted resistance to the peoples of the West.
Page 568 - Knight of the most ancient and most noble Order of the Thistle...
Page 602 - Majesty the Emperor of Japan, and His Majesty the Emperor of China, desiring to restore the blessings of peace to their countries and subjects, and...
Page 605 - All Treaties between Japan and China having come to an end in consequence of war, China engages, immediately upon the exchange of the ratifications of this Act, to appoint Plenipotentiaries to conclude with the Japanese Plenipotentiaries a Treaty of Commerce and Navigation, and a Convention to regulate frontier intercourse and trade.
Page 589 - China, namely, that the case is tried by the official of the defendant's nationality, the official of the plaintiff's nationality merely attending to watch the proceedings in the interests of justice. If the...

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