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Author Wu, Yulian (Historian), author

Title Luxurious networks : salt merchants, status, and statecraft in eighteenth-century China / Yulian Wu
Published Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, 2016
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Contents Introduction : merchant culture in the material world of eighteenth-century China -- Courting the court -- Furnishing the court -- Collecting as a "collector" -- Luxury and lineage -- Materializing morality -- Conclusion : cultured and cosmopolitan men (tongren) : objects, merchants, and the Manchu court in High Qing China
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Manchus -- China -- Kings and rulers -- History -- 18th century.
Material culture -- China -- History -- 18th century.
Merchants -- Social networks -- China -- History -- 18th century.
Merchants -- China -- Huizhou Diqu -- History -- 18th century.
China -- History -- Qing dynasty, 1644-1912.
Huizhou Diqu (China) -- History -- 18th century.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2016020969
ISBN 1503600793 (electronic bk.)
9781503600799 (electronic bk.)