|Ming tongjian 明通鑑 / Xia Xie zhu 夏燮著 ; Shen Zhongjiu biaodian 沈仲九標點.|
Ming tongjian 明通鑑 ….History of the Ming dynasty with critical annotations. The introduction covers the time before Hongwu 1, i.e. 1325-1367, and the appendix the time of the Southern Ming from 1644-1664. Written during the Tongzhi period. First printed 1873….” Cf. Franke, An introduction to the sources of Ming history, p.41, 1.3.11.