Two Years in the Forbidden City

Two Years in the Forbidden City

by Princess Der Ling

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781508791119
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 03/09/2015
Pages: 194
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.41(d)

Table of Contents

I.Introductory1
II.At the Palace12
III.A Play at the Court24
IV.A Luncheon with the Empress39
V.An Audience with the Empress48
VI.In Attendance on Her Majesty55
VII.Some Incidents of the Court73
VIII.The Court Ladies94
IX.The Emperor Kwang Hsu110
X.The Young Empress131
XI.Our Costumes155
XII.The Empress and Mrs. Conger172
XIII.The Empress's Portrait203
XIV.The Emperor's Birthday240
XV.The Mid-Autumn Festival269
XVI.The Summer Palace288
XVII.The Audience Hall312
XVIII.The New Year Festivals328
XIX.The Sea Palace345
XX.Conclusion363

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