Some Account of the Public Life, and a Selection from the Unpublished Writings, of the Earl of Macartney: Extracts from an account of the Russian empire. A short sketch of the political history of Ireland. Journal of an embassy from the King of Great Britain to the Emperor of China. Appendix to the Journal
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