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Mammoth Trees of California, a symbol of the Chinese Empire-21. Several
respects in which it is the first in the world—23. Peculiar Relations to
Indians” means Chinese Marco Polo-24. Subsequent efforts to reach
Remarkable Physical Resemblances between China and the United States, Lati-
tude, Contour, Gulf Stream, Climate, River Systems, Minerals, Vegetable
New Year the great Festival-Trying to Debtors-107. Feast of Lanterns
joicings over successful Candidates--117. Number and Character of Civil
First nine Sovereigns of China-Arts they introduced-First Silk-weaving and
Husbandry–127. Imperial honor rendered to Agriculture—123. Early
Closer Communion of China with sister Nations—Romantic history of Zingis
Khan—198. Conquest of China by Kublai Khan-His illustrious Cha-
Well flogged by the Chinese-225. First Portuguese Embassy-229. Es-
THE GREAT KIÉN-LUNG.
Resemblance of Kien-lung to Kang-hi-Extraordinary Length of their Reigns
-296. Princes of the Empire—297. Persecutions of the Jesuits—299.