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John Thomson
Book cover for John Thomson, "Illustrations of China and Its People", 4 vols, (London: Sampson Low, Marston Low, and Searle, 1873 [vols. 1 and 2] and 1874 [vols. 3 and 4])
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John Thomson
Title page for John Thomson, "Illustrations of China and Its People", 4 vols, (London: Sampson Low, Marston Low, and Searle, 1873 [vols. 1 and 2] and 1874 [vols. 3 and 4])
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John Thomson
Prince Kung
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John Thomson
Hong-Kong
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John Thomson
Hong-Kong Harbour
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John Thomson
A Hong-Kong Sedan Chair / A Chinese School-Boy / A Chinese Girl / A Hong-Kong Artist
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1874 (published)
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John Thomson
The Clock-Tower, Hong-Kong
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John Thomson
The Praya, Hong-Kong
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John Thomson
Boat-Girls / A Canton Boat-Woman and Child / Musicians / Musicians
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1874 (published)
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John Thomson
A Canton Junk
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John Thomson
Front of Kwan-Yin Temple, Hong-Kong / A Mendicant Priest / A Street in Hong-Kong / Opium-Smoking in a Restaurant
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1874 (published)
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John Thomson
A Whiff of Opium at Home / After Dinner / Reading for Honours / The Toilet
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 1, plate 10
 
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John Thomson
Four Heads, Types of the Labouring Class
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John Thomson
Hoi-How, The Proposed New Treaty Port, Island of Hainan
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1874 (published)
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John Thomson
Jui-Lin, Governor-General of the two Kwang Provinces
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1874 (published)
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John Thomson
Tartar Soldiers
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1874 (published)
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John Thomson
A Canton Lady / The Lady's Maid / A Bride and Bridegroom
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1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 1, plate 15
 
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John Thomson
Canton
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John Thomson
The British Consular Yamun, Canton
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John Thomson
A Cantonese Pawn-Shop / Honam Temple, Canton / The Temple of the Five Hundred Gods / The Abbot
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1874 (published)
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John Thomson
Tea Picking in Canton
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John Thomson
Physic Street, Canton
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Rolling Scented Caper and Gunpowder Teas / Weighing Tea for Exportation / A Tes House, Canton / A Tea-Tasting Room, Canton
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1874 (published)
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John Thomson
Cantonese Gentleman / Cantonese Gentleman / Schroffing Dollars / Reeling Silk
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1874 (published)
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John Thomson
Macao
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John Thomson
A Mountain Pass in the Island of Formosa
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1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 1, plate 24
 
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John Thomson
Bamboos of Baksa
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1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 2, plate 01
 
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The Natives of Formosa: Pepohoan female head. / Pepohoan female head. / Pepohoan female head./ Pepohoan female head. / Pepohoan male head. / Pepohoan male head.
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1874 (published)
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A Pepohoan Dwelling
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John Thomson
Types of the Pepohoan: Pepohoan women. / Mode of carrying child. / Costume of Baksa women. / Lakoli.
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1874 (published)
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John Thomson
A Country road near Taiwanfu. / A Catamaran. / Chain pumps. / Rock inscription, Amoy.
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 2, plate 05
 
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John Thomson
Swatow
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John Thomson
A Pagoda in Southern China
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1874 (published)
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John Thomson
Chao-Chow-Fu Bridge
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John Thomson
Cantonese boy. / Cantonese merchant. / Mongolian male head. / A Venerable head. / A Labourer. / Mongolian male head.
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1874 (published)
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John Thomson
Headdress of Cantonese girl. / Winter headdress. / Coiffure of Swatow woman. / Coiffure of Swatow woman. / Coiffure of Ningpo woman. / Coiffure of Shanghai woman.
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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John Thomson
Actors, ancient marriage costume. / Actors, ancient marriage costume. / Ancient costumes. / Ancient costumes.
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1874 (published)
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John Thomson
Island of Kulangsu.
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1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 2, plate 12
 
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John Thomson
Amoy harbour.
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John Thomson
Amoy women. / The Small foot of a Chinese lady. / Amoy men. / Male and female costume, Amoy.
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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John Thomson
Foochow arsenal
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1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 2, plate 15
 
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John Thomson
Foochow foreign settlement
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1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 2, plate 16
 
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John Thomson
Yuenfu monastery
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1874 (published)
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John Thomson
The Abbot and munks of Kushan
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 2, plate 18
 
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John Thomson
Old Junks
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1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 2, plate 19
 
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John Thomson
Part of Foochow foreign settlement. / Terracing hills. / Foochow field women. / A Memorial arch.
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1874 (published)
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John Thomson
Foochow coolies. / A Foochow detective. / The Chief of the thieves. / Beggars living in a tomb.
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 2, plate 21
 
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John Thomson
The sedan. / A Military officer. / The Plough. / A North China pony.
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 2, plate 22
 
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John Thomson
Fruit
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1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 2, plate 23
 
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John Thomson
The Tea plant. / The Tea plant. / Yenping rapids. / A small rapid boat.
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 2, plate 24
 
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John Thomson
The Fukien temple, Ningpo
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 3, plate 01
 
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John Thomson
Tseen-chang-yen waterfall, snowy valley
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1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 3, plate 02
 
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John Thomson
The Monastery of the snowy crevice. / Sung-ing-day fall, snowy valley. / A Wayside shrine. / Ningpo ladies.
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 3, plate 03
 
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John Thomson
Shanghai Bund in 1869
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 3, plate 04
 
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John Thomson
Part of Shanghai Bund in 1872. / Shanghai Bund. / The Lung-hwa-ta or Pagoda of the Dragon's Glory
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 3, plate 05
 
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John Thomson
Shanghai wheelbarrows. / Spinning cotton. / The Cangue punishment. / The Cage punishment.
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 3, plate 06
 
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John Thomson
Kwanyin temple, Puto Island
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 3, plate 07
 
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John Thomson
Silver Island, River Yangtsze
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 3, plate 08
 
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John Thomson
Golden Island, River Yangtsze
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1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 3, plate 09
 
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John Thomson
Scene in Nanking arsenal
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 3, plate 10
 
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John Thomson
Nanking
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1874 (published)
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John Thomson
The Ming tombs, Nanking. / Foreign drilled troops. / Interior of workshop, Nanking arsenal. / Ruins of the Porcelain Tower, Nanking.
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 3, plate 12
 
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John Thomson
Kiu-kiang (foreign settlement)
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 3, plate 13
 
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John Thomson
Street groups, Kiu-kiang
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 3, plate 14
 
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John Thomson
The Wharf, Kiu-kiang. / Sawyers at work. / The Ribbon loom. / Ruins at Tai-ping-koong.
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 3, plate 15
 
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John Thomson
Hankow (native town). / Hankow (foreign settlement)
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 3, plate 16
 
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John Thomson
Wu-chang Tower. / Boat's crew at breakfast. / Interior of native travelling boat. / Our Chinese interpreter.
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 3, plate 17
 
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John Thomson
Cave-dwellings, I-Chang Gorge, River Yangtsze. / Szechuan trading boat. / Szechuan trading boat. / Chinese gunboat, Upper Yangtsze.
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 3, plate 18
 
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John Thomson
I-Chang Gorge. / Natives. / Coal mine. / Making fuel.
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1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 3, plate 19
 
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John Thomson
Coal miners. / Drying fuel. / Coolie and creel, Szechuan. / A Mountain hut, province of Hupeh.
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1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 3, plate 20
 
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John Thomson
Mi-tan Gorge, Upper Yangtsze
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1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 3, plate 21
 
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John Thomson
Tsing-tan rapid, Upper Yangtsze
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1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 3, plate 22
 
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John Thomson
Lu-kan Gorge, Upper Yangtsze
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1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 3, plate 23
 
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John Thomson
Wu-shan Gorge, province of Szechuan
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1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 3, plate 24
 
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John Thomson
Shen-kwe-fen, Tung-sean, and Maou-ching-he, Chinese Ministers of State
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1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 4, plate 01
 
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John Thomson
Wen-siang, Manchu Minister of State. / Li-hung-chang, Governor-general of Pei-chih-li. / Cheng-lin, Manchu Minister of State. / Paou-keun, Manchu Minister of State
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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John Thomson
Chefoo settlement. / Tientsin men. / Ruin of the Sisters' chapel, Tientsin.
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1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 4, plate 03
 
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John Thomson
Entrance to the Kwo-tsze-keen, or National University, Peking.
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1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 4, plate 04
 
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John Thomson
Peking Observatory
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1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 4, plate 05
 
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John Thomson
Peking Observatory
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1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 4, plate 06
 
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John Thomson
A Mandarin's house, Peking. / Reception room in a Mandarin's house. / An inner court in a Mandarin's house.
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 4, plate 07
 
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The central street, Chinese city of Peking.
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 4, plate 09
 
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The Bell tower, Peking. / The Drum tower, Peking. / A Pekingese silk-mercer's shop. / A Living tomb.
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 4, plate 10
 
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A Pekingese chiropodist. / A Pekingese peep-show. / Dealers in curiosities. /9 A Pekingese costermonger.
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 4, plate 11
 
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John Thomson
Ancient bronzes. / Ancient Chinese porcelain ware.
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1874 (published)
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Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 4, plate 12
 
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John Thomson
Manchu ladies. / Manchu bride and maid. / Manchu ladies. / Manchu toilet.
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 4, plate 13
 
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LL/72841
John Thomson
The Great Confucian altar, Peking. / Native professor of mathematics, and pupils. /A Pekingese pai-lau. / Funeral bannermen.
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 4, plate 14
 
LL/72841 [Further details available]

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John Thomson
The Marble cenotaph, Peking
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 4, plate 15
 
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John Thomson
The Open altar of heaven, Peking. / The Temple of Heaven, Peking.
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 4, plate 16
 
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John Thomson
Manchu soldier. / Manchu archer. / Mongols. / Coreans.
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 4, plate 17
 
LL/72844 [Further details available]

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John Thomson
Great marble bridge, Yuen-ming-yuen
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1874 (published)
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Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 4, plate 18
 
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The Bronze temple, Yuen-ming-yuen
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1874 (published)
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Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 4, plate 19
 
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John Thomson
Stone animals, Ming tombs
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 4, plate 20
 
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LL/72848
John Thomson
Tomb of Yung-lo
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1874 (published)
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Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 4, plate 21
 
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John Thomson
One of the city guard, Peking. / A Collector of printed scraps. / A Pekingese camel. / A Mule litter.
[Illustrations of China and its people]
1874 (published)
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Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 4, plate 22
 
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John Thomson
The Nankow Pass
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1874 (published)
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Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 4, plate 23
 
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The Great Wall of China. / The Old arch, Nankow Pass.
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1874 (published)
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Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Call Number: 1977 Folio 24, vol. 4, plate 24
 
LL/72851 [Further details available]

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LL/73612
John Thomson
Advert for John Thomson, 1873-1874, Illustrations of China and Its People
1874, 16 February
Advert
 
Google Books
 
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Contents - Themes & Fragments
Architecture - Bridges, viaducts, trestles and jetties
Art - John Thomson: A Chinese portrait artist, Hong Kong
China - China: As seen by external photographers
China - China: Kwangchow, Canton [Guangzhou]
China - China: Macao
China - China: Peking, Pekin [Beijing]
China - John Thomson: China, a travelling chiropodist
China - John Thomson: Illustrations of China and Its People (1873-1874)
China - John Thomson: Physic Street, Canton, China
Civil engineering - Bridges, viaducts, trestles and jetties
Experimental and manipulated photography - John Thomson: A Chinese portrait artist, Hong Kong
Hand-painted photographs - John Thomson: A Chinese portrait artist, Hong Kong
Hong Kong - Introduction to photography in Hong Kong
Hong Kong - John Thomson: A Chinese portrait artist, Hong Kong
Jules Verne: Around the World in Eighty Days - Introduction to photography in Hong Kong
Jules Verne: Around the World in Eighty Days - John Thomson: A Chinese portrait artist, Hong Kong
Jules Verne: Around the World in Eighty Days - John Thomson: Illustrations of China and Its People (1873-1874)
Occupational - John Thomson: China, a travelling chiropodist
Painting on photographs - John Thomson: A Chinese portrait artist, Hong Kong
Prehistory of photography - Introduction to peepshows
Publications, books, manuals, journals and magazines - John Thomson: China, a travelling chiropodist
Retouching, colouring and painting kits - John Thomson: A Chinese portrait artist, Hong Kong
Sailing ships - Sailing ships
Second Chinese Opium War (1856-1860) - Opium
Street - John Thomson: China, a travelling chiropodist
Street - John Thomson: Physic Street, Canton, China
Taiwan - John Thomson: Formosa (Taiwan)
Touting for business - John Thomson: A Chinese portrait artist, Hong Kong
Typologies - Examples of typologies
Water and waterfalls - Waterfalls
Water transportation - Sailing ships


 
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