|Dijing jingwulüe 帝京景物略 : [8卷] / Liu Tong, Yu Yizheng zhu 劉侗, 于奕正著.|
“Dijing jingwulüe 帝京景物略 (Brief account of the Sights of the Imperial Capital), Liu Tong 劉侗 (1594-1637), 1635. It covers gardens, temples, imperial tombs, famous sites, bridges, rivers, flora and fauna, insects and fish, anecdotes, and personalities of the late Ming .... “ Cf. Wilkinson, Chinese history, a manual, pp. 882-883.
This text, the Dijing jingwulüe 帝京景物略, originally printed in 1635, contains a description of "Ricci’s Church" (Tianzhutang 天主堂) on pp. 152-154. See the article "Note on a late Ming dynasty Chinese description of 'Ricci’s Church' in Beijing" by Gail King, in Sino-Western Cultural relations Bulletin, XX (no. 20, 1998) pp. 49-51 for background and translation.