William Godwin's Diary

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Ellis, China, çala (24  April  1819) Ellis, Sir HenryJournal of the proceedings of the late embassy to China. Comprising a correct narrative of the public transactions of the embassy, of the voyage to and from China and of the journey from the mouth of the Pei-Ho to the return to Canton. Interspersed with observations upon the face of the country, the polity, moral character and manners of the Chinese nations. The whole illustrated by maps and drawings. By Henry Ellis, Third Commissioner of the Embassy. 1817

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