Title Society in China
Book Condition Ex-lib, usual lib markings. Needs recasing. Sold as is. Altho complete.
Jacket Condition Used
Seller ID 1535
415 pp Discusses the emperors and the court, the government, the penal code, the administration of the laws, village communities, the literati and farmers, mechanics & merchants, medicine, the competitive examinations, filial piety and the position of women, marriage, funeral rites, commercial relations, the war of 1860, foreign relations, outrages on missionaries, the audience question, foreign trade with China, Chinese architecture, domestic slaves, infanticide, food and dress, gardens and travel, amusements, coins and art, and the religions of China with a good focus on Confucianism.