... had not yet arrived in Peking, for the Christians there complained in a letter, written at the above date, that they were eight years without a curate. It is therefore possible that the Nie ku lun of the Chinese Annals is identical with the monk Nicholas....
On the Knowledge Possessed by the Ancient Chinese of the Arabs and Arabian ... - Page 25
by E. Bretschneider - 1871 - 27 pages
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