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Twilight in the Forbidden City (Illustrated and Revised 4th Edition)

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Twilight in the Forbidden City (Illustrated and Revised 4th Edition) - Johnston, Reginald Fleming, Sir
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As the British-born Tutor to the Dragon Emperor, Johnston was the only foreigner in history to be allowed inside the inner court of the Qing Dynasty. Johnston carried high imperial titles and lived in both the Forbidden City and the New Summer Palace. Twilight in the Forbidden City reflects his eyewitness accounts of the memorable events of the time. He provides an first hand account of daily life in the Forbidden City, the Summer Palace, and gives many detailed descriptions of ceremonies including Pu-yi's wedding. Johnston ...

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Twilight in the Forbidden City (Illustrated and Revised 4th Edition) 2008, Soul Care Publishing

ISBN-13: 9780968045954

4th Revised edition

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