Ch'ing Administration : Three Studies.

By: FAIRBANK, John K., and Ssu-Yu TENG

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FAIRBANK, John K., and Ssu-Yu TENG. Ch'ing Administration : Three Studies. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1960. First Edition. Pp (2),[i]-x,1-246,(2). 8vo, grey card covers, green lettering to front cover and spine. Harvard Yenching Institute Studies XIX. Contents : On The Transmission of Ch'ing Documents : 1. The Ch'ing postal system. 2. The actual speed of transmission in the period 1842-1860. On The Types and Uses of Ch'ing Documents : 1. Introduction. 2. Procedure in the Grand Secretariat (Nei Co). 3. Procedure in the Grand Council (Chun Chi Ch'u). 4. Select list of published collections of Ch'ing documents. 5. Catalogue of types of documents. O_n the Ch'ing Tributary System : 1. The traditional role of tribute. 2. Tributaries of the late Ming. 3. The Li Fan Yuan (Court of Colonial Affairs) under the Ch'ing. 4. Ch'ing tributaries from the south and east – general regulations. 5. European countries in the tributary system. 6 Ch'ing tribute embassies and foreign trade. 7. A selected list of Ch'ing works 1644-1860 on maritime relations. 8.Index of tributaries listed in six editions of the Collected Statutes. Wear to spine, spine and edges browned, penned name, else very good. 30.00

Title: Ch'ing Administration : Three Studies.

Author Name: FAIRBANK, John K., and Ssu-Yu TENG

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Mass., 1960,:

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Keywords: CHINA CH'ING ADMINISTRATION CHINESE HISTORY POSTAL TRIBUTES ADMINISTRATIVE POLITICAL,