[Podcast] Li Gui’s diary: A 19th-century Chinese account of the West


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Li Gui and a Chinese view of London
Illustration for SupChina by Alex Santafé

“There are a number of brothels as well, whose guests are greeted with smiles of welcome, some even soliciting their customers right out on the street.”

Read the article by James Carter: https://supchina.com/2021/11/17/li-guis-diary-a-19th-century-chinese-account-of-the-west/

Narrated by John Darwin Van Fleet.

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