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Herbert Allen Giles

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Description:

Herbert Giles was in the diplomatic service in China from 1867 to 1893. His frank observations on Chinese culture and people form the basis of these short essays, published in 1876. On his retirement, he returned to England and served as the Chair of Chinese at Cambridge for 35 years.

Language:

English

Narrators:

MaryAnnS

Length:

4h 57m


Chapters

Free Sample

01:45

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

01:44


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

13:47


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

06:22


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

06:03


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

04:58


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

06:11


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

04:54


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

07:15


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

06:38


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

06:12


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

05:07


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

06:48


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

07:06


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

06:19


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

07:55


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

05:54


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

07:23


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

05:08


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

08:40


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

05:16


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

05:37


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

05:37


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

05:17


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

07:46


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

04:59


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

09:35


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

07:14


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

09:30


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

06:13


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

15:05


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

06:24


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

06:40


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

07:24


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

05:33


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

05:00


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

05:27


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

06:39


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

05:11


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

19:51


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

07:14


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

06:05


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

07:48


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

01:45