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"A Model for All Christian Women" Candida Xu, a Chinese Christian Woman of the Seventeenth Century
Polyglot from the Far Side of the Moon The Life and Works of Solomon Caesar Malan (1812–1894)
By Gail King
August 01, 2022
This biography of Candida Xu (1607–1680), granddaughter of the prominent Chinese Christian convert and statesman Xu Guangqi (1562–1633) and foremost Chinese Christian woman of the seventeenth century, is based on the biography of Candida Xu titled Histoire d’une dame chrétienne de la Chine (Paris, ...
By Lauren F. Pfister
March 25, 2022
Though recognized in the latter part of the 19th century as "the greatest Orientalist in Britain," the Geneva-born Anglican priest, Solomon Caesar Malan (1812–1894) was such an extraordinary person that he has defied any scholarly person to write a critical account of his life and works. ...
By Mieczysław Jerzy Künstler
January 15, 2019
The Sinitic Languages is the quintessence of Mieczysław Jerzy Künstler’s thirty years of research into the Chinese languages. Originally published in Polish in 2000 as Języki chińskie, this work collected Künstler’s various lectures on the fascinating world of this branch of the Sino-Tibetan ...