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Issue: 063, 07/01/29 p. 12, Section: Foreign Notices
Heading: Tea Trade in Russia, Para 3
Category: Geography   Russian Empire   China   
Topic: [The tea route from China. Methods of packing. Prices. The merchants of Moscow who deal in particular teas]
Source: Bulletin du Nord   

Issue: 064, 14/01/29 p. 30
Heading: Mr. Buckingham
Category: Geography   Asia   Egypt   India   China   Trade   
Topic: Mr Buckingham`s first Lecture on the Countries of the East. [The first of several lectures given in the "great commercial towns" with the purpose of rousing feeling against the East India Company]
Source: Liverpool Times   

Issue: 078, 22/04/29 p. 254, Section: Foreign Varieties
Heading: Chinese Couriers, Para 2
Category: Geography   China   Communication   Post   
Topic: [Sentries, whose duty is to keep the peace, are stationed along the roads and canals of China. They also cover huge distances on foot as couriers for mail]

Issue: 107, 11/11/29 p. 714
Heading: Visit of Baron Humboldt to the Ural Mountains
Category: Geography   Russian Empire   China   Geology   Palaeontology   Engineering   Gold Mining   
Topic: [Two letters from Baron Humboldt read at the French Academy, the first describing his trip to the gold mines of Borosowsk, the mines of Malachite, of Gumeselesski, Tagilsk, and the washings of gold and platina, the second describing an excursion to the frontiers of the Chinese empire]
Institution: Academie des Sciences   
Letter[s], 11/11/29
Issue: 116, 09/01/30 p. 31
Heading: Early Notice of the Use of Tea by the Chinese
Category: Custom And Tradition   Trade   Food   China   Medicine   Health   
Topic: [Tea, called "Tah", was known in China in the ninth century and believed to be medicinal]

Issue: 117, 23/01/30 p. 46
Heading: Cannibalism of the Chinese
Category: China   Social Anthropology   Poverty   
Topic: [A ninth century account of China says that the Chinese used to eat all criminals who were put to death. The reason was poverty not ferocity]
Source: Cabinet Cyclopaedia   

Issue: 135, 29/05/30 p. 334
Heading: Cochin-Chinese, Para 13
Category: Geography   Politics   Cochin China   Vietnam   
Topic: [...] it appears that this people [Cochin-Chinese] are rapidly undergoing moral and political changes. Chinese influence is [...]gaining ground

Issue: 135, 29/05/30 p. 334
Heading: Slaves of China, Para 1
Category: Geography   China   Social Sciences   Statistics   Political Science   Slavery   
Topic: [Projected extent of slavery in China, "involuntary" and "voluntary". The Chinese law relating to slaves]

Issue: 137, 12/06/30 p. 361-362
Heading: Present State of Medicine in China. Berlin, March 20
Category: Medicine   Botany   Pharmacology   Surgery   China   
Topic: [Letter signed "C." and marked "Smith", on the history and current practice of medicine in China. Information from Rehmaun of St. Petersburg, who gathered it "during his sojourn among the Mongols of that empire"]
Institution: Royal Asiatic Society   
Letter, 20/03/30 Signed: C.; Ed`s Mark: SMITH

Issue: 139, 26/06/30 p. 394-395
Heading: Northern Asia. [Further Extracts from the Correspondence of Dr. Erman]. Siberian Belles Lettres, Etc.
Category: Geography   Social Anthropology   Russian Empire   China   Religion   Periodicals   Communication   Almanacs   Manufactures   Inventions   Agriculture   
Topic: [The "Almanack of Jeniseisk" is the first that has come from an Asiatic press. It contains details of recent Siberian manufactures (including one spinning machine based on an English product) in a narrative of a journey from Krasnojarsk to Kiahkta on the Chinese frontier. Erman`s correspondence contains a description of the Chinese city of Maimatchin]
Person: STEPHANOW, M.   ERMAN, Dr.   
Source: Almanack of Jeniseisk   
Institution: Ed`s Mark: SMITH

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Issue: 068, 11/02/29 p. 92
Heading: Hum Chi Bung
Category: Geography   China   Engineering   Roads   
Title: Practical Considerations on the Road Question; with a brief examination of the impolicy of endangering the vested interests of the numerous classes dependent on the maintenance of the ancient system, and an appeal to the wisdom of the Chinese people against the delusive speculations of rash and unprincipled Speculators. Pekin; in the year of the world 872.344.697. (Chinese date)--i.e. A.D. 1828; (Originally Hum Chi Bung quee ick-er-ee ev-enn pi quat-si ching dol)
Author: LOLL-LE-POP   
Attribution: Mandarin of Three Tails, and Grandee of Five Rows of Buttons
Chinese; 1828
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