A detailed account of missionary work in nineteenth-century China by Hannah Davies.
- Cambridge University Press
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- Cambridge Library Collection - Travel and Exploration Series
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- 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.90(d)
Table of Contents
Preface; Introduction Isabella Bishop; 1. The journey to China; 2. China at last; 3. Christmas in China; 4. One of his jewels; 5. 'Is it for me?'; 6. Life at Lang-Cheo; 7. En route for the far west; 8. Sent back; 9. Ta-Ku-T'ang; 10. Up the Yang-Tsi again; 11. By sedan-chair through Si-Ch'uan; 12. Arrival at Sin-Tien-Tsi; 13. What God hath wrought; 14. China's sorrow; 15. Visiting the villages; 16. Daybreak in the valleys; 17. Our boys' school; 18. In and out among the people; 19. 'Found of him'; 20. Seekers after God; 21. 'From strength to strength'; 22. Through riverside markets; 23. Shadows and sunshine; 24. Day by day; 25. 'Made nigh'; 26. The opening of the chapel; 27. Under his shadow; 28. The little runaway; 29. 'White unto harvest'; 30. Gathered home; 31. 'God meant it for good'; 32. Signs of blessing; 33. More baptisms; 34. Trouble in the north; 35. How the promise was fulfilled; 36. Résumé of the work of the past year.
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