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Chinese slave-girl

J. A. Davis

Chinese slave-girl

a story of woman"s life in China

by J. A. Davis

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Published by Presbyterian Board of Publication in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- China -- Social conditions,
  • Slavery -- China,
  • Missions -- China

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John A. Davis
    The Physical Object
    Pagination395 p., [4] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages395
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18003676M

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The Chinese slave-girl: a story of woman's life Davis, J. (John Angell), View full catalog. YA-TOU 丫頭. Slave girl, a female slave. Slave girls are very common in China; nearly every Chinese family owns one or more slave girls generally bought from the girl's parents, but sometimes also obtained from other parties.

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