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19th century paintings of life in China /
K.Y. Solonin ; consultant, Frances Wood ; general editor, Vitaly Naumkin.
imprint
Reading : Garnet, 1995.
description
171 p. : col. ill. ; 34 cm.
ISBN
1859640109
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Book
Holdings
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Reference & Research Book News, December 2011
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Summaries
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-- fascinating historical paintings of life in old China
Table of Contents
Introductionp. 7
The Paintingsp. 11
Officials and Administrationp. 15
Military Mattersp. 25
Examinations in Military Sciencep. 29
Rites and Ceremonies. Religions of Chinap. 33
Women's Clothes. Inhabitants of Chinap. 47
Beggars, Criminals, Punishmentsp. 57
Medicinep. 75
School and Educationp. 87
Wedding Ritualsp. 93
Birth of a Childp. 99
Funeral Ritesp. 107
Popular Rituals and Offerings in Pekingp. 123
Entertainments, Street and Otherwisep. 141
The Fair. Genre Scenesp. 159
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