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China -- Description and travel

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:


Autobiographical Notes of James Legge, and of his Wife, Hannah Mary Legge

Autobiographical notes of James Legge, Professor of Chinese at Oxford University, comprising: an incomplete manuscript, which covers the early part of Legge's life up to 1840, entitled 'notes on my life', 1896 a transcript copy of 'Reminiscences' of James Legge, describing various incidents while in China between 1839 and 1863, early 20th century a typescript copy of notes by…
Extents: 3 shelfmarks
Dates: late 19th-early 20th cent.
Single Item

Copy of journal kept by Robert James Bleakley

Copy of journal kept by Robert James Bleakley as a Colonial Office cadet in Singapore, 1937-1940, including an account of a visit to China. Typescript.
Shelfmark: MSS.Ind.Ocn.s.269
Extents: 308 ff.
Dates: 1937-1940

Diaries of C.H. Hawes

Diaries, with transcripts, of C.H. Hawes, relating to tours of: France, Belgium and Switzerland, 1897-8 The Far East: India, Burma, Ceylon, Australia, New Zealand, Philippines, Hong Kong, China, Japan, Siberia and Sakhalin, 1900-1 Greece, Turkey and Crete, 1904-5 Crete, 1909 The collection also contains an account book and…
Extents: 28 shelfmarks
Dates: [c.1887]-1935

Journals of A.L. Allen

Two of Allen's journals. The first is a typescript journal of travels around the world, 1912-13, including visits to India, China and Japan, with photographs; the second is a fishing journal, with photographs, 1906-13.
Extents: 2 shelfmarks
Dates: 1906-13

Papers of W.C. Costin

Costin's papers, concerning his visit to the Far East, consist of four notebooks containing a journal of his trip, three albums of photographs, and a carbon typescript report by Costin on his travels.
Extents: 8 shelfmarks
Dates: 1931-2