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Backhouse, E. (Edmund) Sir 1873-1944

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Works: 66 works in 305 publications in 7 languages and 5,200 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Dictionaries  Anecdotes 
Classifications: DS734.9.B3, 951.0072024
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China under the Empress dowager the history of the life and times of Tzu Hsi by J. O. P Bland ( Book )
117 editions published between 1905 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of the most popular and controversial Chinese history books ever written, this account explores the Forbidden City during the reign of Empress Dowager Cixi (1861-1908). Entertaining and enlightening, this record examines a world of power-thirsty eunuchs, concubines, and Mandarins. Filled with intrigue, bitter antagonism, and ruthless reprisals and predicting the fall of the Qing dynasty, this history is heavily based on Chinese source materials, some of which may have been fabricated
Annals & memoirs of the court of Peking (from the 16th to the 20th century) by E Backhouse ( Book )
28 editions published between 1913 and 2013 in English and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An English-Chinese dictionary of Peking colloquial by Walter Hillier ( Book )
34 editions published between 1918 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Qing shi wai ji by E Backhouse ( Book )
6 editions published between 1915 and 1972 in Chinese and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Annals & memoirs of the court of Peking by E Backhouse ( Book )
11 editions published between 1913 and 1970 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tseu-Hi, impératrice douairière by J. O. P Bland ( Book )
5 editions published in 1912 in French and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ci Xi wai zhuang = China under the Empress Dowager by J. O. P Bland ( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in Chinese and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
China unter der Kaiserin Witwe, die Lebens- und Zeit-Geschichte der Kaiserin Tzu Hsi. Zusammengestellt aus Staats-Dokumenten und dem persönlichen Tagebuch ihres Oberhofmarschalls by J. O. P Bland ( Book )
4 editions published between 1912 and 1913 in German and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les empereurs Mandchous; mémoires de la cour de Pékin by E Backhouse ( Book )
5 editions published between 1934 and 1950 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Décadence Mandchoue the China Memoirs of Edmund Trelawny Backhouse by E Backhouse ( )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1898 a young Englishman walked into a homosexual brothel in Peking and began a journey that he claims took him all the way to the bedchamber of imperial China's last great ruler, the Empress Dowager Tz'u Hsi. Published now for the first time, the controversial memoirs of Sinologist Sir Edmund Backhouse, Décadence Mandchoue, provide a unique and shocking glimpse into the hidden world of China's imperial palace, with its rampant corruption, grandconspiracies and uninhibited sexuality. Backhouse was made notorious by Hugh Trevor-Roper's 1976 bestseller "Hermit of Peking," which accus
Annals and memoirs of the court of Pekin (from the 16th to the 20th century.) by E Backhouse ( Book )
1 edition published in 1914 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tai hou yu wo by E Backhouse ( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in Chinese and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ci xi wai zhuan by J. O. P Bland ( Book )
2 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in Chinese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cixi tong zhi xia de da Qing di guo by J. O. P Bland ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in Chinese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cixi tai hou zhuan : Yingguo ren yan zhong de Cixi tai hou by J. O. P Bland ( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in Chinese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cixi zhuan : liang ge Yingguo ren Qing dai Beijing jian wen lu by J. O. P Bland ( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in Chinese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
China unter der Kaiserin Witwe : die Lebens- und Zeit-Geschichte der Kaiserin Tzu Hsi by J. O. P Bland ( Book )
3 editions published between 1912 and 1913 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recent events and present policies in China by J. O. P Bland ( Book )
2 editions published between 1912 and 2011 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
China unter der Kaiserin Witwe by Edmund Trelawory Backhouse ( Book )
2 editions published between 1912 and 1913 in German and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hermit of Peking : the hidden life of Sir Edmund Backhouse by H. R Trevor-Roper ( Book )
2 editions published in 1976 in Undetermined and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Backhouse, E.
Backhouse, E. 1873-1944
Backhouse, E. (Edmund), Sir, 1873-1944
Backhouse, E., Sir
Backhouse, E. T.
Backhouse, Edmund
Backhouse, Edmund, Sir, 1873-1944
Backhouse, Edmund Trelawney.
Backhouse, Edmund Trelawney, Sir, 1873-1944
Backhouse, Edmund Trelawny
Backhouse, Edmund Trelawny 1873-1944
Backhouse, Edmund Trelawny, Sir, 1873-1944
Backhouse, Edmund Trelawny, Sir, bart., 1873-1944
Backhouse, Sir Edmund Trelawny
Backhouse, Trelawny.
Backhouse, Trelawny, Sir, 1873-1944
バックハウス, E. T
Languages
English (203)
Chinese (35)
French (10)
German (8)
Multiple languages (2)
Spanish (2)
Japanese (1)
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