What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
List of Principal Illustrations
Alopen and the Illustrious Religion
The Priest Who Was a Heavy Man
33 other sections not shown
Other editions - View all
ambassador arrived Asia Baikoff barbarians boats Boxers British called Canton capital century Chao-ch'ing China Chinese Christian church converts court doubtless Dutch dynasty East embassy emperor eunuchs Europe European fact faith father Ferdinand Verbiest foreign Franciscan Friar John Friar William hundred imperial India Jesuits John of Montecorvino journey K'ang-hsi Karakorum Khan king knew kowtow Kublai Kublai Khan later legations live Lord Macao Macartney Malacca Manchu mandarins Mangu Mangu Khan Marco Polo Matteo Matteo Ricci merchants Ming mission missionaries Mongol Montecorvino Nanking Nestorian never Odoric officials opium palace Peking perhaps Pires pope Portuguese priests reached Peking remarks returned Ricci Ripa Rites River ruler Russian sailed says Schall seems sent ships Shun-chih soon Spathary story T'ang throne took trade translation travelers Treaty Treaty of Nanking tsar tsar's letter Verbiest walls Wan-li Weddell West Western William of Rubruck words writing