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A residence among the Chinese : inland, on the coast, and at sea : being a narrative of scenes and adventures during a third visit to China, from 1853 to 1856 : including notices of many natural productions and works of art, the culture of silk, &c with suggestions on the present war

Robert Fortune1857

The Morton Arboretum

The Morton Arboretum

Title page from A residence among the Chinese by noted plant hunter, Robert Fortune. Through his travels, Fortune is credited with introducing to Europe a number of flowering plants.

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  • Title: A residence among the Chinese : inland, on the coast, and at sea : being a narrative of scenes and adventures during a third visit to China, from 1853 to 1856 : including notices of many natural productions and works of art, the culture of silk, &c with suggestions on the present war
  • Creator: Robert Fortune
  • Date Created: 1857
  • Type: Book
  • Rights: © 2016 The Morton Arboretum. All rights reserved.
  • External Link: View this object on ACORN, the Sterling Morton Library's online collections site

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