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Unless otherwise specified, the descriptions of sources in this section are extracted from Pierre-Etienne Will and collaborators,Official Handbooks and Anthologies of Imperial China: A Descriptive and Critical Bibliography (Leiden: Brill, forthcoming).
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TitleConggong sanlu 從公三錄 [A Record of Public Service, Third Installment]
Topic4.1 Magistrates handbooks: General
Historical periodLate Qing (1797-1911)
AuthorDai Zhaochen 戴肇辰
CollectionGuanzhen shu jicheng 官箴書集成
Number of volume8
Publication typeWoodblock

22 texts composed by the author when he was prefect of Canton, beginning in 1869. Many deal with “local customs” and charities. There are detailed materials concerning an interesting attempt to organize lectures on the Saint Edict and other edifying literature. Other documents discuss prohibition of unlawful activities such as pettifogging, rioting, banditry, and corruption by local functionaries.

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