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A cycle of Cathay

William Worthen Appleton

A cycle of Cathay

the Chinese vogue in England during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries

by William Worthen Appleton

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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain -- Civilization -- Chinese influences.,
    • Great Britain -- Civilization -- 18th century.,
    • Great Britain -- Civilization -- 17th century.,
    • Great Britain -- Relations -- China.,
    • China -- Relations -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby William W. Appleton.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS740.5.G5 A7
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 182 p., [8] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages182
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6092280M
      LC Control Number51009335
      OCLC/WorldCa25451348

      "You are right," I said. "'Better fifty years of Europe than a cycle of Cathay.' I cannot tell you exactly why, but that seems to suggest a good name for a bicycle." "But your machine has two wheels," said she. "Therefore you ought to say, 'Better one hundred years of Europe than two cycles of Cathay.'" "I . Title: A cycle of Cathay, or, China, south and north Year: Authors: Martin, W. A. P. (William Alexander Parsons), Subjects: Publisher: New York, F.H. Revell Contributing Library: Robarts - University of Toronto Digitizing Sponsor: University of Toronto View Book Page: Book Viewer About This Book: Catalog Entry View All Images.

      Title: A cycle of Cathay, or, China, south and north Year: Authors: Martin, W. A. P. (William Alexander Parsons), Subjects: Publisher: New York, F.H. Revell Contributing Library: Robarts - University of Toronto Digitizing Sponsor: University of Toronto View Book Page: Book Viewer About This Book: Catalog Entry. Grand Cathay Cathay is a land of bamboo forests, steep cloudcovered mountains, terraced rice-fields, deserts, swamps, steppes and airy plateaus. Animals and plants are abundant.

      "Better Fifty Years Of Europe Than A Cycle Of Cathay" "Heard The Heavens Fill With Shouting, And There Rained A Ghastly Dew" "In The Parliament Of Man, The Federation Of The World". A “cycle of Cathay” is a period of sixty years, the approximate age of Song studies in the United States. To accommodate the general reader, I have used the common pinyin transcription for Chinese words and names throughout the article, including in quotes from postwar authors who use a different system of transcription in the original by: 1.


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